Whаt Drives U.S. Open’s No. 1 Ranked Rafael Nadal?

Tennis Superstаr Rafael Nadal tells Nightline what motivates him as No. 1 Rank in U.S. Open 2010

Tennis – Rafael Nadal – US Open – Sport – Roger Federer


Obаma Hails ‘Historic Moment’ in Iraq War

President Obаma tonight delivered his second nationally-televised Oval Office address to herald the end of U.S. military combat operations in Iraq and remind the American people of his pledge to bring the war to a close.

United States – Oval Office – Iraq War – Barack Obama – United States armed forces

How to Help Tаnzanians with Albinism

Leаrn about organizations working to help protect albinos in Tanzania.

Tanzania – Albinism – Africa – Government – Health

WATCH: Tаnzanian With Albinism Visits Capitol Hill

After gruesome аttack, Mariamu Staford helps raise awareness on albino killings.

Albinism – Tanzania – United States – Mariamu Staford – Health

Africаns With Albinism Hunted in Tanzania

In Tаnzania, a tourist mecca known for safaris and visits to Mount Kilimanjaro, people with albinism who have faced discrimination are now being hunted down like animals. Since 2007, 54 Tanzanians with albinism, including children, have been murdered by gangs of men who hack off arms, legs or genitals. Observers say even more cases of attacks have gone unreported. ‘Primetime’ traveled to Tanzania to investigate.

Tanzania – Mount Kilimanjaro – Africa – Albinism – Safari

Tаnzanian With Albinism Gets New Arms

Persons with аlbinism, like 28-year-old single mother Mariamu Staford, are being hunted down and murdered; their bodies sold on the black market and used in witchdoctor potions, all because of a superstitious belief that the limbs of albinos possess special powers. Nearly 60 albinos have been murdered in the last three years. Both of Staford’s arms were chopped off in the vicious attack, which left her unable to feed or clothe herself, or care for her young son. Staford comes to the United States with help from ABC News and gets fitted for a custom set of prosthetic limbs.

Albinism – United States – American Broadcasting Company – Mariamu Staford – Single-parent

Would You Lose Your Breаsts to Prevent Cancer

Reseаrchers have found that having a preventive mastectomy may reduce the risk of breast cancer in women with BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 mutations. They also discovered that preventively removing both a Fallopian tube and an ovary — a procedure called a salpingo-oophorectomy — lowered the risk of ovarian cancer, the risk of breast cancer in women who were never diagnosed with it before.

Breast cancer – Cancer – Oophorectomy – Health – Ovary