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Strike a Chord: New York City Program Strives to Put End to Adolescent HIV/AIDS Epidemic Through Peer Support

WFUV's Strike a Chord campaign is focusing on urban health.

The "Adolescent Program" building is much less a building, than it is a small house, tucked quietly on a side road by Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx. 

Strike a Chord: New Discovery Changes The Way Medical Industry Approaches Human Papillomavirus

WFUV's Strike a Chord campaign is focusing on urban health.

For years the HPV vaccine, either Gardasil or Cervarix, seemed to be doing the trick -- protecting women and men against strains of HPV responsible for 70 percent of cervical cancers. But it turns out the vaccine may not be enough for everyone.

Fordham Conversations: Strikes a Chord to Help Combat the Stigma of Mental Illness

What do you do when the genius mind is also schizophrenic?
Every quarter WFUV’s Strike a Chord campaign examines an issue that’s important to you. This time, our news reports, PSA’s and public affairs programs are delving into the need to combat mental health stereotypes.

NY's Campaign Finance Rules May Discourage Politicians From Getting to Know Their Constituents

All this week, WFUV's Strike a Chord campaign focuses on electoral engagement.

New York City and New York State have different rules for raising political campaign money as State Senator Jose M. Serrano found out.  Rules at the state level may discourage politicians from getting to know their constituents.