In the last decade and a half, the Movember Foundation has raised well over $750 million in funds for men’s health and has helped raise awareness of prostate cancer, testicular cancer, the importance of mental health, and suicide prevention.
Scientists have created insulin producing cells for diabetics. Although they haven’t yet been tested on humans, there have been clinical trials testing the transplant of the insulin-cells into diabetics.
Read our Nonprofit Spotlight with National Minority AIDS Council executive director Paul Kawata on the organization’s mission to extend treatment to minority groups who are particularly affected by the disease.
Red Cross confirmed on Friday that well over $6 million of the $124 million meant to help fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa went to waste and were “misappropriated, diverted, and illegally taken.”
New data from Childline shows a 15% increase in the number of children and youth that are calling into hotlines with suicidal thoughts. Helplines conducted more than 60 sessions with suicidal children on the phone each day in 2016.