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Activists, Celebs and More Pay Tribute to Larry Kramer on Social Media

Watch: How Recovery Unplugged Offers Hope and Healing to the LGBTQ Community

After it was announced that AIDS and LGBTQ activist Larry Kramer died Wednesday at 84, tributes from fellow activists, celebrities and others soon came pouring in on social media.

New Studies Find Cancer and Coronavirus Are a Dangerous Mix

New Studies Find Cancer and Coronavirus Are a Dangerous Mix

By Marilynn Marchione | May 29
New research shows how dangerous the coronavirus is for current and former cancer patients. Those who developed COVID-19 were much more likely to die within a month than people without cancer who got it, two studies found.

My Mother Died of the Coronavirus. It's Time She Was Counted

My Mother Died of the Coronavirus. It's Time She Was Counted

By Elisabeth Rosenthal | May 28
Counting COVID deaths and cases has been turned into a battle of semantics, chance, bureaucracy, politics and immediate circumstance, rather than science.

Red Cross Reports 208 Covid-Related Attacks on Health Workers

Red Cross Reports 208 Covid-Related Attacks on Health Workers

May 28
The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross said it has recorded 208 COVID-19-related attacks against health workers and installations in 13 countries since March.

Why Do People Commit Suicide? Mental Illness Isn't the Only Cause

Why Do People Commit Suicide? Mental Illness Isn't the Only Cause

May 28
The U.S. suicide rate has been increasing for decades. In 1999, the rate was about 10 suicides per 100,000 people. In 2017, it was just over 14 per 100,000 — a rise of 40% in only 18 years.

More Reactions to the Death of AIDS Activist, Writer Larry Kramer

More Reactions to the Death of AIDS Activist, Writer Larry Kramer

May 28
More reactions to the death of Larry Kramer, the AIDS activist and playwright who turned his fury into mass protests and helped raise the profile of the disease.

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Activists, Celebs and More Pay Tribute to Larry Kramer on Social Media

Activists, Celebs and More Pay Tribute to Larry Kramer on Social Media

May 28
After it was announced that AIDS and LGBTQ activist Larry Kramer died Wednesday at 84, tributes from fellow activists, celebrities and others soon came pouring in on social media.


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Death and Denial in Brazil's Amazon Capital

Death and Denial in Brazil's Amazon Capital

Manaus is one of the hardest hit cities in Brazil, which officially has lost more than 23,000 lives to the coronavirus. But the toll is likely a vast undercount.

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Heading Back to the Gym? Doctors Explain How to Stay Safe

Heading Back to the Gym? Doctors Explain How to Stay Safe

There are many legitimate concerns about how gyms and fitness studios can safely reopen without furthering the spread. But infectious disease experts say risk can be greatly mitigated.