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What’s the Most Important Thing HIV Charities Can Do Right Now?

Last fall, the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) announced it was integrating its U.K. and U.S. efforts into one global team to better help its grantees and partners. Sir Elton John and his husband, David Furnish, recently sat down with The Chronicle of Philanthropy to further discuss that streamlining process and the challenges facing HIV/AIDS… Read More »

‘Broken’ care system for most vulnerable

Patients with mental health problems, autism and learning disabilities are being let down by a “broken” care system, a report warns. The Care Quality Commission (CQC) says it knows of at least 62 adults and children that have been living in segregation in mental health hospitals for long periods of time. Health Secretary Matt Hancock,… Read More »

Montreal doctors’ ‘Hail Mary’ treatment could save babies’ lives from most common of all rare diseases

MONTREAL — Lyana Deslauriers was born with eyes a magnetic, ethereal blue, low-set ears and a heart two sizes too large. That thick, dense heart would keep growing and threaten to kill the Joliette, Que., toddler before her Montreal doctors tried something never before attempted — a “Hail Mary” that could turn the world’s most… Read More »