IRIN has produced four beautiful videos about HIV/AIDS–deeply moving vignettes that will remind you of why this epidemic is so devastating and why it’s so important to push for more funding, better treatment, and smarter policies. Check them out here.
Thirty years ago this week Congress passed the Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency Act, named for the young man who stood up to stigma and […]
In the six weeks before South Africa responded its first diagnoses of COVID-19 with the start of physical distancing measures, more than 47,000 people on average […]
CDC urges physicians, parents to be on lookout for AFM, a polio-like illness seen predominately in children
With 2018 data showing highest incidence acute flaccid myelitis since monitoring began, officials say awareness, recognition of rare life threatening condition will be crucial to early […]
By Karen Carvajal, M.D. Over the course of human history we have come a long way in our fight against the threat of infectious diseases and, […]