Good Guys & Bad Guys

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren When Commercial Interests Cloud AIDS Research, Who Wins & Who Loses? The AIDS establishment see themselves as the good guys....

Re: Suicide

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren What can we learn by looking at the social context around this “taboo” act? A friend of mine recently phoned me,...
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HEROES

Monica Johnson, executive director of HEROES, likes acronyms. “We’re the acronym queens down here!” “Down here” is Columbia, in northeast Louisiana, and the acronyms...

Hillary’s Speech, Part 2

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Who will pay for the “AIDS-Free generation” in a world facing financial crisis? Secretary of State Clinton’s now-famous November 8...

Hillary’s Speech, Part 1

What can we read between the lines of the Secretary of State’s pledge of an “AIDS-free generation”? Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren On November 8,...

PCP: Still With Us

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Even though we know a bit more about this pathogen, questions about treatment still persist. In my last Left Field,...

KS Is Back

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren The return of Kaposi’s sarcoma spurs a new wave of research & rethinking. Following its grim flare-up starting in 1981,...

To Cut or Not to Cut

Circumcision is being touted as an hiv prevention method, but much of the research is driven by ideology. Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Recently the...

Carriage Trade

Advances in treatment need not go hand in hand with advances in cost. Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren One disgrace of current biomedical research is...

Vanishing Value

Budget cuts are slashing our chances of surviving the economic downturn, homelessness & AIDS. Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren It has been my pleasure to...

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Immigrant Families & HIV at the Border

Separation Anxiety Advocates Call for Clarity and Justice Regarding Immigrant Families and HIV at the Border by Larry Buhl A series of conflicting statements has come out...