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7 edition of About AIDS. found in the catalog.

About AIDS.

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Published by New Readers Press in Syracuse, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesFYI, FYI (Syracuse, N.Y.)
    ContributionsNational Association of People with AIDS (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC607.A26 A28 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1423623M
    ISBN 101564200191
    LC Control Number93034109

      Makkai's new novel "The Great Believers" looks at how AIDS not only ravaged the gay community in Chicago in the s and '90s, but continued to impact lives decades later. This book falsifies ten lies that are the pillars of the HIV/AIDS dogma. These lies are that: 1 - AIDS is a new syndrome; 2 - The existence of HIV has been appropriately demonstrated; 3 - HIV is actually the cause of AIDS; 4 - Antiretroviral medications are helpful for AIDS sufferers; 5 - Seropositivity indicates an active process of HIV infection;.

    The AIDS epidemic has spread for almost 30 years. 33 million people are living with HIV worldwide and 28 million have died from an AIDS-related illness since , mostly in Africa. A new HIV infection is diagnosed somewhere in the world every 7 seconds and someone dies from an AIDS-related illness every 11 seconds. Alm people are living with HIV in Australia, and about become. Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is defined as an HIV infection with either a CD4 + T cell count below cells per µL or the occurrence of specific diseases associated with HIV infection. In the absence of specific treatment, around half of people infected with HIV develop AIDS within ten years. The most common initial conditions that alert to the presence of AIDS are pneumocystis.

    HIV-1 is responsible for the vast majority of AIDS in the United States. HIV-2, seen more often in western Africa, has a slower course than HIV There are many strains of both types and the virus mutates rapidly, a trait that has made it especially difficult for researchers to find an effective treatment or vaccine.   Paul Monette () is the author of many books, including seven novels, four volumes of poetry, and several highly praised nonfiction works, such as Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir. In , he received the National Book Award for Becoming a Man. He died of AIDS complications in Brand: HMH Books.


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