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For People With Sickle Cell Disease, ERs Can Mean Life-Threatening Waits

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When patients with sickle cell disease have a health crisis 鈥 crescent-shaped red blood cells blocking blood flow 鈥 their condition can quickly lead to a fatal stroke or infection. But, despite efforts to educate doctors, research shows that patients are waiting hours in ERs and are often denied pain medication.

PrEP, a Key HIV Prevention Tool, Isn鈥檛 Reaching Black Women

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New HIV infections occur disproportionately among Black women, but exclusionary marketing, fewer treatment options, and provider wariness have limited uptake of preexposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, drugs, which reduce the risk of contracting the virus.

M茅dicos abogan por nuevos esfuerzos para combatir al Chagas, un asesino silencioso

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La enfermedad de Chagas, causada por un par谩sito, afecta principalmente a personas en las zonas rurales de Latinoam茅rica. Pero se estima que 300,000 personas en Estados Unidos viven con la enfermedad, que puede causar problemas card铆acos graves. Defensores de pacientes piden esfuerzos mucho m谩s agresivos para combatirla.