Challenge: Curb Violence In Most Violent City. Hint: Nuns Can Help

March 31, 2015 1:15 PM

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A police office is silhouetted through the emergency room door at a public hospital in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. With 91 murders per 100,000 people, the Central American nation is often called the most violent in the world. The homicide rate is roughly 20 times that of the U.S. rate, according to a 2011 U.N. report.

The most pressing health threat in the Latin American country of Honduras has nothing to do with germs or superbugs.

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