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Study shows that whites cause more pollution resulting in national crisis

Black and Hispanic United States citizens are exposed to more air pollution that is caused by the consumer habits of their white counterparts, a study demonstrates. The findings of the study are referred to as “pollution inequity” and reflects 131,000 premature deaths each year, making it the biggest environmental health risk factor in the country.… Read More »

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day 2019

Wednesday, April 10, marks National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD) 2019. Launched by Advocates for Youth in 2013, the event highlights the need for testing, prevention and treatment among youth and promotes awareness of their HIV-related needs. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), data from the Youth Risk Behavior… Read More »