Arifa Sultana gave birth to a boy in late February, according to Dr. Sheila Poddar, a gynecologist at Ad-Din hospital in Dhaka. After a normal delivery, the mother and baby were released from a different Dhaka hospital. Less than four weeks later, she was admitted to Ad-Din hospital. “She came to the hospital complaining of […]

Two basketball legends stand side by side, each holding the sweat-soaked jersey of the other, both men beaming before a phalanx of clicking cameras. The taller one, a lithe 7-footer raised in Wurzburg, Germany, leans into the frame with a toothy half-smile. The less tall one, a sleek scorer from suburban Chicago, grins tightly. In […]

Kent Smith/Getty Images The NBA announced Thursday its first regular-season game in Paris will take place January 24, 2020, when the Charlotte Hornets will take on the Milwaukee Bucks at AccorHotels Arena. Hornets chairman Michael Jordan said the organization was “proud” to get selected for the matchup in France against Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks. […]

Singh’s hiring is not just significant because of her gender. What makes her move especially historic is that she identifies as a bisexual woman of color and has used her popular YouTube channel IISuperwomanII to tackle tough issues, including her mental health struggles and challenges facing the LGBTQ community. Plus, as a millennial, she is […]

Nina Martinez, a 36-year-old public health consultant, acquired HIV as a 6-week-old in 1983, when she received a blood transfusion in the years before blood banks began routine testing for the virus. HIV damages the immune system and interferes with the body’s ability to fight the organisms that cause disease. Despite her illness, Martinez’s enduring […]