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when did the general public become aware of the HIV/AIDS virus?

did their >knowledge and awareness stem from the contamination of the national blood >supply, and the unusual cancers occuring after organ transplants in theearly 80's? where can i find other resources backing up your answer? thank you >for your...
Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Response from Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
...December 1982. These cases were in the mainstream news at the time, but I think that the general public did not really become aware of AIDS until 1983 when there was a large effort to educate the public about the risk factors for AIDS in order to... Read more »

when did the general public become aware of the HIV/AIDS virus?

did their >knowledge and awareness stem from the contamination of the national blood >supply, and... Read more »

HIV/AIDS life expectancy

What would approximate life expectancy be if a patient has 5,300 copies per ml virus load and 3.72... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Russian HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign Launched as Part of Global Media AIDS Initiative

...Russian media executives on Monday launched a new advertising campaign as part of the Global Media AIDS Initiative in advance of World AIDS Day in an effort to increase HIV/AIDS awareness and education in the country, USA Today Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Greater Awareness of HIV/AIDS, Other Global Health Issues Attributed to the Growth in Public Health Students, Washington Post Reports

...and global health by adding more sections of these courses. Challenges posed by the HIV/AIDS pandemic has helped increased awareness of inequities in public health around the world, according to Thomas Coates, head of the global health program... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Global Business Coalition President Says Russia Is Losing Battle Against HIV/AIDS Because of Government Inaction, Lack of Awareness

... Richard Holbrooke -- president of the Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations -- on Thursday said that Russia is losing the battle Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Reports Examine HIV/AIDS Issues in Myanmar; Global HIV/AIDS Awareness; AIDS Orphans in Africa; World AIDS Day 2004 News Coverage

...HIV/AIDS, including more technical aid and training, according to the report (ICG release , 12/16). National Survey on Awareness of Global HIV/AIDS, Friends of the Global Fight : The recently-released poll data show that 83% of U.S. adults... Read more »
Connect With Others

World AIDS Day 2006: raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness

Posted by Anonymous
...World AIDS Day 2006: Raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness We urgently need to raise 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness to stop the epidemic spread of AIDS-related Read more »


Posted by Survivor
...larger family of man. It is time we got our own country on the road to universal access. It is time, too, that as we campaign for awareness and prevention efforts here, we join our fight with that of millions of others whose languages we may not... Read more »

Male Circumcision Lowers Risk For HIV

Posted by spiderman
...Editor Published: 09 August 2006 It used to be called the unkindest cut. But now the head of the one of the world's largest Aids charities believes we are on the brink of a revolution in attitudes to circumcision. Richard Feachem, executive... Read more »


Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Guests, welcome. Dr. el-Sadr, we just heard a story from the early days of the public's awareness of AIDS. How have things changed since then, not only in who's getting the disease, but in how the world thinks... Read more »