California Officials Make Appeal To Newsom For Asian Attorney GeneralElected officials from California's Asian and Pacific Islander communities urged Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday to appoint an attorney general of Asian descent, saying it's critical to have a top law enforcement official who understands and will combat anti-Asian violence.
San Francisco Promotes Plan To Provide Doulas For Low-Income MothersOfficials in San Francisco on Tuesday were pushing to give low-income families better access to childbirth coaches or doulas.
Liver Virus Concerns Prompt Communities To Declare National Hepatitis Testing Day On Monday, May 19th It's a virus 100 times more infectious than HIV, that can live for a week outside the body on razors and toothbrushes, that destroys the liver through cirrhosis and cancer, and doctors and patients may not even realize it's there until it kills the host, and infects others.
New HIV Statistics Alarm San Francisco OfficialsAsian and Pacific Islander women had the highest rate of increase for HIV infection in the U.S., that according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.