Advocacy/Community Affairs

On Saturday, March 24, the "March For Our Lives" will take place on the streets of Washington, D.C. and across the country

March 2018 | Location: National, Colorado | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs

An intimate look at one of the most important activists of our time

March 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Entertainment

The President’s Cancer Panel identifies critical need to minimize financial toxicity and increase affordable access to effective cancer drugs.

March 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

Un juez de California falló a favor del derecho legal de una esposa a terminar con el tratamiento para prolongar artificialmente la vida de su difunto esposo después de sufrir graves daños cerebrales que lo dejaron en un estado...

March 2018 | Location: National, California | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

A California judge ruled in favor of a wife’s legal right to end treatment to artificially prolong her late husband’s life after he suffered severe brain damage that left him in a permanent vegetative state

March 2018 | Location: National, California | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

Representatives from all 50 states in DC to speak on behalf of the 1.25 million Americans living with T1D

March 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

New information is available to the 9 million Americans who use more than 3 billion medical sharps, or needles, outside of healthcare facilities each year

March 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

There will be over 140,000 new diagnoses of colorectal cancer in 2018 in the United States

March 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) is promoting the National Kidney Month theme, Preventing Kidney Disease: Healthy Women, Healthy Families.

February 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

According to the U.S. Census, African-Americans have a poverty rate of more than 22 percent

February 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

The latest documentary from Stanley Nelson explores the rich history of America’s historically black colleges and universities

February 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Entertainment

More than 635,000 people die of heart disease every year - that's 1 in every 4 deaths

January 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

57 percent of American adults have not received treatment

January 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

Flooding causes annual economic losses of about $15 billion per year in the U.S.

January 2018 | Location: National, Florida, Texas | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs

An intimate look at the debilitating effects of chronic fatigue syndrome

January 2018 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Entertainment, Health

One in six children struggles with hunger, and 43 million Americans live in poverty

December 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Finance, Government/Public Affairs, Health

The law gives mentally capable, terminally ill adults with six months or fewer to live the option to request a doctor’s prescription for medication they can decide to take to die peacefully if their end-of-life suffering becomes...

December 2017 | Location: National, Colorado | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

La encuesta de los Hospitales Shriners para Niños Revela que Muchos Hogares Estadounidenses no Siguen Consejos Cruciales de Seguridad, Aumentando el Riesgo de Incendios y Quemaduras

December 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Consumer News, Health

“A Gift For Andrés” concert aims to raise $10,000

December 2017 | Location: District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

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