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HIV - AIDS

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  • AIDS awareness candlelight vigil honors those who died

    AIDS awareness candlelight vigil honors those who died
    Bill Moore was walking toward the end of the 50 or so people on a candlelight walk Sunday evening, the eve of World AIDS Day. He held the candle in his left hand in remembrance of his brother who died of AIDS in 1987. "He was always the cautious one....
  • Dine at Francesca restaurants, donate to AIDS Foundation Monday

    Dine at Francesca restaurants, donate to AIDS Foundation Monday
    If you dine at one of several Francesca restaurants Monday, some of your bill will benefit AIDS awareness and advocacy. Francesca's Tavola (Arlington Heights), along with Chicago-based Mia Francesca (3311 N. Clark St.), Francesca's Bryn Mawr (1039 W....
  • World AIDS Day 2014: HIV, AIDS diagnoses, deaths dropping in L.A.

    World AIDS Day 2014: HIV, AIDS diagnoses, deaths dropping in L.A.
    On World AIDS Day, here's a quick overview of HIV/AIDS in Los Angeles County. According to the county Division of HIV and STD Programs, there were 47,148 people living with HIV in the county as of Dec. 31, 2013. Improved HIV treatment over the years has...
  • On World AIDS Day, Broward residents strive to end stigma of disease

    FORT LAUDERDALE Rosalind Osgood's father hid his AIDS diagnosis from his family and died alone in a health care facility several years ago. "He didn't want to put his family through the agony because he felt that the stigma was just too much for us to...
  • AIDS campaigners say pandemic has finally reached tipping point

    AIDS campaigners say pandemic has finally reached tipping point
    The world has finally reached "the beginning of the end" of the AIDS pandemic that has infected and killed millions in the past 30 years, according to a leading campaign group fighting HIV. The number of people newly infected with HIV over the last...
  • Andy Cohen's 'Shallow Year' revealed

    "When virtue and modesty enlighten her charms, the lustre of a beautiful woman is brighter than the stars of heaven, and the influence of her power it is in vain to resist," said Akenaton. SPEAKING OF the wife of Ralph Lauren, I should say that over...
  • On World AIDS Day In Hartford, Still Fighting The Stigma

    On World AIDS Day In Hartford, Still Fighting The Stigma
    HARTFORD — The names arose from clear voices and a few murmurs Monday in a third-floor office on Albany Avenue. Victor. Cecilia. Vivian Henry. Jose. Iris. Kevin Perry. For a minute and a half, in the stillness of the small Connections Wellness...
  • Joyce Brabner looks back at the early days of AIDS

    Yesterday was World AIDS Day, a commemoration that always puts me in mind of the summer of 1983, when it was impossible not to see young men die. This was in the West Village, where my girlfriend had a sublet, and I spent much of July and August trying...
  • Repeating the mistakes of the AIDS epidemic with Ebola

    Repeating the mistakes of the AIDS epidemic with Ebola
    We must pay attention to the mistakes of history, some wise person once said, so we can do a better job of making them in the future. That's how I feel during the current Ebola crisis when I see how well we Americans seem to be repeating the mistakes of...
  • TBT: Ebola fears parallel early days of HIV/AIDS

    TBT: Ebola fears parallel early days of HIV/AIDS
    Some experts have been comparing today's fear of Ebola to early days of AIDS in the United States, and the newspaper clips from the early 1980s are there to show it. This clip from The Washington Post is one example.  "A man with AIDS shows up for...
  • Why we link Ebola to fictional stories like 'Contagion'

    Why we link Ebola to fictional stories like 'Contagion'
    "Health officials struggle to control the media narrative about Ebola," read a headline in the Washington, D.C., publication The Hill a few days ago. The words were atop an article arguing that careful Obama administration pronouncements about the limited...