Beyond the Buyers Club: The Miracle Drugs That Tamed the AIDS Epidemic


For the first six years of the AIDS epidemic, the only advice available to patients was to wait. From 1981, when the first AIDS outbreak was recorded, until 1987, when the FDA approved AZT, the first antiretroviral medication, more than 40,000 Americans waited until their immune systems collapsed and their bodies… »11/01/13 12:41pm11/01/13 12:41pm

Attention Twitter: Bills Receiver David Clowney Does Not Have HIV

OK, it's a little weird. But a quick scan of Clowney's timeline indicates a noble purpose behind his action: He was making a public-service announcement about the importance of getting tested and subtly declaring himself clean and ready for some humping. I can support this. "Tweeting your HIV test" is the new "texting… »5/23/12 4:00pm5/23/12 4:00pm