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COVID-19: Washington state sees first U.S. death, first health worker infection, and the spread of infection in long-term care facility

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A week that has seen a rapid acceleration of alarming developments in the spread of COVID-19 globally culminates today in a tragic turn and signs that community transmission of the virus has eluded efforts to contain it in the state that saw the first diagnosis of the disease in the United States. Centers for Disease […]

In a week of violent tragedy and proposed funding cuts, we’re reading why the clock is ticking on an international donor response to anti-gay laws and violence

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Realities in Global Treatment of HIV: A refreshing read on the heels of a series of global health funding proposals (from the President, from the Senate State and Foreign Operations subcommittee, from the House Appropriations Committee) that essentially tell global AIDS fighters “keep up the good work with less money,” this New York Times editorial […]