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,...

Meningitis Headlines

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Conservative media coverage trots out old fears, even in the face of facts It’s always illuminating to see what the...

The New Puritanism

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren As HIV & STD rates show no signs of waning, religious conservatives are turning the clock back on sex...

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....

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...

Reneging on Rape

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Instead of Dismissing Sexual Violence in Prison and Its Health Effects, Some Are Unlocking Possible Solutions. Rape is a hot...

New Time, Old Tech

Why haven’t we made an AIDS vaccine priority number one? Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren The world didn’t come to an end on December 21st,...

PrEP: Red Flags

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Media Exposure Surrounding Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Needs a Life-or-Death Reality Check. We can always count on many of the media to...

Treatment 2.0

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren On paper, UNAIDS has some lofty aims—but are they really feasible? The 7/13/2010 Globe and Mail headline read, “10 MILLION...

“Cures”—Rushing to Judgment

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren What's at stake when media coverage misses the hard facts? Wildly excited stories about “AIDS cures” are popping up all...

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