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The Evolution of an Epidemic

Where did we start? How far have we come? And where should we be going? Image credit: https://az616578.vo.msecnd.net/files/2016/03/25/635944716875263811-1398634550_fighting%20for%20our%20lives.jpg The early origins of the HIV/AIDS epidemic were filled with misconceptions, fear, and death. In 1981, a mysterious immune deficiency among gay men was reported in over 270 cases throughout the United States. Due to a lack of precedence … Continue reading The Evolution of an Epidemic

Why the Pediatric AIDS Coalition Matters

The Pediatric AIDS Coalition I recently read “The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference” by Malcolm Gladwell. In the first few chapters, I read about how change — true, pervasive change in the world — begins with a single person or group of people. These bouts of change start as trends, are later recognized by … Continue reading Why the Pediatric AIDS Coalition Matters