Bush Signs Global AIDS Bill
The new bill for global AIDS relief authorizes up to $15 billion for treatment and prevention over the next five years. We show where to find the full text of the bill -- and publish a brief comment by Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi.
HIV Nutrition Papers Published
Dozens of experts and five government agencies prepared this collection of articles for physicians on how to incorporate nutrition into HIV medical practice.
First Clinical Care Options for Hepatitis, June 19-22
For years the Clinical Care Options for HIV conference has brought together about 300 front-line HIV doctors to hear from leading experts and discuss treatment of patients. This year for the first time a similar meeting will be held on viral hepatitis.
Funding Alert: Wake Up and Support WORLD
As governments cut back, the AIDS community must fund information and advocacy or lose control of its future. We need activists who can be credible with both service providers and donors, and serve as diplomats between them.
Huge Price Variations in Generic Drugs
Huge, secret price variations create huge profits for the well connected, raising prices for patients and the public. One drug with an "average wholesale price" of $2.66 per pill was actually sold to pharmacies for 5 cents per pill.
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