Philippa Kibugu-Decuir aims to prevent breast cancer deaths in East Africa using a survivor’s most powerful weapon: knowledge.
The Good Fight
Roughly one in every 700 babies born in the United States has Down Syndrome. This mom is determined to help them reach their full potential.
When Risdon Slate stopped taking his lithium, he ended up in jail. Now, he helps train cops to know the difference between a criminal and a person in crisis.
In medicine, plain language saves lives, which is why Jennifer Pearce dedicated her career to helping patients understand doctors, and the other way around.
Something powerful happens when, from out of the abyss of the Internet, a voice like your own echoes back to you: “You are not alone.”
From homegrown labels to Manhattan’s top designers, more brands than ever are realizing that people with conditions want to be fashionable too.