Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:22:30 -0700
April 23 marks 30 years since the U.S. announced the discovery of what causes AIDS: a retrovirus called HTLV-III, later renamed HIV. At their 1984 press conference, in the face of one of the world's most terrifying medical epidemics, Health and Human ...
Mon, 06 Jun 2011 10:29:32 -0700
UCSF's Paul Volberding, MD, saw his first HIV-positive patient in July 1981. Photo by David Powers. Thirty years into the fight against HIV/AIDS, UCSF has helped change the course of this deadly disease, which has claimed the lives of 33 million people ...
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:52:47 -0700
In a 30-year timeline of AIDS, apprehension and terror transform into hope. Today, the legacy continues with high-profile fundraising we'll hear about during the show - but also, there's grassroots outreach like a thrift store as well as free HIV ...
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:48:45 -0700
See also: 30 Years After the Discovery of HIV, a Timeline of AIDS Milestones. But on Thursday, doctors said tests last week showed that she is no longer in remission. She is now back on treatment and is responding well, doctors said. The news is ...
Sat, 10 May 2014 04:03:45 -0700
Blood donation is old-fashioned. To get the word out about blood drives, local blood centers still send out postcards, make phone calls and post fliers on cork boards in your grocery store, church, school or community center. Sometimes you'll have a ...
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