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Dear CDC: Let’s End the Epidemic by Addressing Racial Disparities

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As the news came out about the London patient being cured of HIV, I thought of the whole question of HIV achieving remission. Just...

5B, or Not to 5B

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Vive La France!

October marks the anniversary of Rock Hudson’s death from AIDS-related causes at age fifty-nine. October 2, to be exact. It had only been a...

We Are the Warriors

Disclosure. First actor Danny Pintauro disclosed he was living with HIV. Now Charlie Sheen. It’s an odd word—“disclosure.” It seems so official, so legalistic....

Rick Scott’s Silence

For two days following the deadliest mass shooting in American history and the murders of forty-nine mostly Latino/Latina patrons of a gay nightclub in...

Murdered by Zooey Deschanel

If I wind up dying alone in a hospital from some terrible complication of AIDS (or gonorrhea), blame it on Zooey Deschanel. Not the...

Detecting Stigma

Soon after I began writing for A&U last year, my editor informed me that I would also be, partly, responsible for promoting my own...

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