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  • Article: Nobel Prize Winner Nadia Murad Is Building a Hospital for Survivors of Sexual Violence
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    Nobel Prize Winner Nadia Murad Is Building a Hospital for Survivors of Sexual Violence

    By Sophie Maes|Dec. 17, 2018

    Murad is a survivor of sexual violence at the hands of Islamic States militants herself. Read more

  • Article: Leprosy Isn't Actually a Flesh-Eating Disease, But It Is a Neglected One
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    Leprosy Isn't Actually a Flesh-Eating Disease, But It Is a Neglected One

    By Diana Duong|Dec. 17, 2018

    Thanks to modern therapy, the disease is now curable. Read more

  • Article: 10 Female Trailblazers Who Made History in 2018
    Girls & Women

    10 Female Trailblazers Who Made History in 2018

    By Jerica Deck|Dec. 17, 2018

    From politics to finance to media, these women dominated 2018. Read more

  • Article: You Probably Know What Elephantiasis Is — But Did You Know There's No Real Cure?
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    You Probably Know What Elephantiasis Is — But Did You Know There's No Real Cure?

    By Diana Duong|Dec. 17, 2018

    The disease impacts a person’s mobility and a country’s productivity — and there's no complete cure. Read more

  • Article: A 3-Year-Old Girl Was Allegedly Raped by a 40-Year-Old Man in India
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    A 3-Year-Old Girl Was Allegedly Raped by a 40-Year-Old Man in India

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 17, 2018

    The incident occurred on the six-year anniversary of the 2012 Delhi bus gang rape. Read more

  • Article: Indian Trafficking Survivors Just Sent Thousands of Postcards to Push for a New Law
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    Indian Trafficking Survivors Just Sent Thousands of Postcards to Push for a New Law

    Dec. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Activists and survivors are urging lawmakers to pass already proposed legislation. Read more

  • Article: This Neglected Tropical Disease Can Lead Its Victims to Paranoia — And Even Death
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    This Neglected Tropical Disease Can Lead Its Victims to Paranoia — And Even Death

    By Diana Duong|Dec. 17, 2018

    If left untreated, this disease can alter personalities and lead to endless hours of sleep. Read more

  • Article: Winter Vacation Puts British Schoolgirls at Risk of FGM
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    Winter Vacation Puts British Schoolgirls at Risk of FGM

    Dec. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Activists warn girls may be taken overseas for FGM during school holidays. Read more