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A Partnership Program of NJTV, Horizon Foundation for New Jersey, Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion (OIDI), Latino Leadership Alliance Foundation and RU-TV

The educational goal of the documentary is to increase awareness of the social and cultural factors that compound illnesses in Latino communities in New Jersey.

Girl Suspended for Shaving Head in Support of Cancer-Stricken Friend

A 9-year-old Colorado girl is suspended from school for going bald in support of a friend who is receiving cancer treatment. What excuse did her elementary school give for sending her home?

Are We a Step Closer to Finding the Cure for AIDS?

Doctors are hopeful as a second baby appears to have been cured of the HIV virus. What does this mean for people living with AIDS?

Is Taking on American Customs Decreasing Latino Life Expectancy?

While Latinos have been known to live longer than most other Americans, their children may not follow the same pattern. A new, large-scale study explains why.