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The Debate over Students with AIDS in Schools
September 5, 1985 at 12:00 AM EST
5518723784The Debate over Students with AIDS in SchoolsThe New York City school board faced tough choices on AIDS policy in 1985, while AIDS patient Ryan White fought to be allowed in Indiana schools.1985-09-05 18:00:00disabled1967244488200533Huge health bill would fund research, hasten FDA approvalsIn Congress, lawmakers are close to passing a major bill that would increase funding for the FDA, the NIH and the effort to fight opioid abuse. The measure would also introduce more flexible standards for drug approvals, reducing the need for costly clinical trials. Lisa Desjardins reports and Hari Sreenivasan speaks with Sydney Lupkin of Kaiser Health News and Ed Silverman of STAT News for more.2016-12-06 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/RTR30N4W-320x196.jpg2365909457a5IZOy-SIuc200539On screen time, parents are poor role models for kidsWhile many parents worry about how much time their children spend glued to computers, tablets and televisions, a new study reveals the adults themselves spend more than nine hours a day in front of screens. Hari Sreenivasan talks to Jim Steyer, CEO of Common Sense Media, about parental hypocrisy over media use, different cultural perspectives toward technology and ensuring screen-free time.2016-12-06 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/GettyImages-557475803-320x196.jpg2365909470ToT_ve0cv6o200214Three reasons little kids shouldn’t play footballKeith Strudler wants to see the end of football played by very young children -- and not just because of the danger of concussions. He argues that the sport teaches kids to act rough and selfish, as well as that masculinity is strength, while femininity is cheering from the sidelines. Older players are able to separate the sport from life, he says, but for younger ones, that's not easy.2016-12-02 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/GettyImages-483781876-320x196.jpg2365907304RKsBQdyVtzo
The New York City school board faced tough choices on AIDS policy in 1985, while AIDS patient Ryan White fought to be allowed in Indiana schools.
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