A Closer Look at the Anthropology of Contemporary North America Series

The Anthropology of Contemporary North America Series is one of UNP’s newest initiatives. The aim of this series is to publish teachable, empirically rich, and conceptually innovative books that contribute to the comparative anthropology of North America, emphasizing ethnographic approaches to contemporary subject matter. 287 kata lagi

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Drug-Resistant HIV Is On the Rise

In a new report, the World Health Organization (WHO) warns that resistance to the drugs used to treat HIV is on the rise.

According to the latest WHO HIV Drug Resistance report, six out of 11 countries surveyed reported that more than 10% of people who are starting antiretroviral therapy in their country have a strain of the virus that’s resistant to the drugs used to treat it. 322 kata lagi


Your body produces millions of skin, nail and hair cells over the course of your lifetime. Every day, the body transforms raw materials from food into keratin, a tough protein that is the basic building block of hair, skin and nails. 143 kata lagi


The condition occurs when white blood cells attack the cells in hair follicles, causing them to shrink and dramatically slow down hair production. It is unknown precisely what causes the body’s immune system to target hair follicles in this way. 140 kata lagi

Here Is Why One Member Resigned From Trump's Advisory Council On HIV/AIDS

In June, six members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS resigned, citing the administration’s lack of concern about the HIV/AIDS community. HIV advocate and community organizer… 921 kata lagi


Reality Check: The Politics of Blindness

Originally written in 2001. This article has never been published.

I have come to realise, perhaps a bit late in life, that you spend far too much time bending in the general direction of things instead of sticking up for yourself and saying no, this is not what I want, or the way I want things to go! 2.575 kata lagi


WARIF Partners with the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) to prevent and treat HIV/AIDS

(In the picture above from L-R; Dr Anie Makanjuola and Ms. DeTutu Ajibodu of WARIF, Prof. Babatunde Salako DG/CEO of NIMR ,Dr.Agatha David and Dr. 204 kata lagi