Scoot slowly over Besse Cooper, 115 years old is just not old enough! A woman living in a Chechen village is looking to steal the title as the world’s oldest living person. According to her passport, Kesi Karuyeva is 116 years old, and is due to turn 117 this week, on January 5th. Another document gives her date of […]


  As we observe World Aids Day, I had the opportunity to see former President Bill Clinton speak at Columbia University. This year’s theme was to promote a global idea of Universal Health Care and Human Rights. The panel consisted of Dr. Wafaa El-Sadr, Director International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs (ICAP), Stephen Lewis, […]