2019

QUARTER 2

April 1 - June 30

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HYPERTENSION

High blood pressure (hypertension) can increase risks for heart attacks, strokes, decreased quality of life, and death. Your donations will be used for providing high blood pressure medications to those who can't afford them.

VOTE COUNT: 2

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DIABETES MELLITUS

Diabetes is a chronic condition in which one’s body is unable to properly produce or utilize insulin to maintain blood glucose levels. Rising costs of insulin and diabetes care have added substantial burden to patients, especially to those in underserved communities.

VOTE COUNT: 4

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DEPRESSION

Depression is one of the most common mental health disorders that is also widespread in New York City. The prevalence of depression is higher in people of low socioeconomic statuses. Depression is also linked to chronic diseases such as hypertension and diabetes.

VOTE COUNT: 2

VOTES CAST SO FAR: 8

AMOUNT RAISED SO FAR: $115

TARGET AMOUNT: $1,000

 
 

LAST CYCLE

HPV & Cervical Cancer

Prevention

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is a sexually transmitted virus that causes cervical cancer. Your donations will be used for providing vaccinations and regular screenings such as Pap Smears to prevent cervical cancer to those who can't afford them.

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HYPERTENSION

TREATMENT

High blood pressure (hypertension) can be very damaging to one's health, resulting in increased risks for heart attacks, strokes, decreased quality of life, and death. Your donations will be used for providing high blood pressure medications to those who can't afford them.

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HEPATITIS C

TREATMENT

Hepatitis C is a blood-borne viral infection of the liver that can lead to death of liver cells, liver cancer, and liver failure. Hepatitis C medications are extremely expensive. Your donations will be used for providing Hepatitis C medications to those who can't afford them.

VOTE COUNT: 6

VOTE COUNT: 7

VOTE COUNT: 1

FINAL VOTES CAST: 14