AIDS Dissident: Christine Maggiore
Christine Maggiore was the founder of Alive & Well AIDS Alternatives, which
suggests that HIV and AIDS are not linked. Maggiore, who was diagnosed HIV positive
and died of AIDS in 2008, believed that HI
From my understanding, bug chasing is the act of either passively or actively
attempting to contract HIV. By having unprotected sex, they risk the possibility of
infection. These so called chasers have a variety of reasons fo
Club Med and the Drug Cocktail
On Monday January 16, I began my simulated regimen of the AIDS drug cocktail.
I used M&Ms to imitate the medications I would be taking for the next four days.
Starting at 7:00am, I began my regimen with a green M&M, which st
Scientists have sequenced the genome of the extinct hominids, Denisovans, using DNA from a
finger bone and tooth. Researchers used a method invented by Svante Paabo of extracting bits of
DNA from the bones of Denisovans and recombining them to make a comp
A Summary of Seeing Chance to End Spread of H.I.V., Citys Health Chief Pushes
Earlier Drug Treatment
Dr. Thomas Farley, the commissioner of health of the state of New York, is
pushing to change the states policy concerning HIV treatment.
1. From a global perspective, how do we help these women who lack control over sex
I think we can work together with the government of other countries to set up safer
environments for women. And for the women who use sex as a means of getting
Do you think that people belonging to high risk groups should be forced to be HIV tested? What
would the pros and cons be for this?
It wouldnt be right to punish an entire group of people for the recklessness of a minority in that group.
High risk is such
Before coming into this class I had a lot of misperceptions about AIDS and HIV.
Since I dont know anyone with HIV or AIDS, I was hard for me to grasp that they really
affect so many people. I think the most important thing I l
Im a strong opponent of Abstinence only Education. I was fortunate enough, as a
child, to have a school district that understood the importance of teaching students about
safe sex early on. It is naive to think that a stude