SOURCE: The Atlantic
by Jim Downs
Government inaction or delay have shaped the course of many infectious disease outbreaks in our country, argues history professor Jim Downs.
SOURCE: Washington Post
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Women who have been medical (and political) subjects of HIV/AIDS also have much to teach us during our current pandemic.
SOURCE: The Conversation
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The U.S. made serious mistakes when the HIV virus and AIDS emerged. Those errors cost many lives. But our nation learned a few things, too.
by Seema Yasmin
It was unparalleled, this confluence of public health, politics, clinical medicine, and public anxiety. The unknown disease was spreading faster than imagined. Humanity had never seen anything like it.
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