National Kidney Foundation and Child Singer Angelica Hale Remind Everyone to “Heart Your Kidneys” on World Kidney Day

On World Kidney Day and throughout the month of March – National Kidney Month – the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) is reminding all Americans to “Heart Your Kidneys.” More than 30 million American adults are estimated to have kidney disease, the 9th leading cause of death in the U.S., and growing in prevalence. To further raise awareness among the young and the young at heart, NKF has partnered with 10-year-old America’s Got Talent singer and kidney transplant recipient Angelica Hale. NKF and Angelica are advancing the “Heart Your Kidneys” public…

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Al Jazeera Media Network awarded UN Women for Peace Association “Awareness Award”

Al Jazeera Media Network has been awarded the UN Women for Peace Association “Awareness Award” for its focus on critical women’s issues in the media network’s programmes and news output, including the role its documentaries have had in promoting understanding and awareness of the plight of women and girls around the world. The award was given by the UNWFPA on International Women’s day, to coincide with a panel discussion at the UN headquarters in New York to discuss the role of media in empowering women worldwide. The panel consisted of…

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