TITLE

THE PYRRHIC VICTORY OF ACT-UP

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1995, Issue 54, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Observes the emergence of fatalistic attitudes among AIDS patients, activists and researchers in the U.S. in 1995. Rise of fatalistic attitudes toward AIDS among gays in the country; Failure to promote safe sex and prevent AIDS in the country; Prevalence of HIV virus among gays in the country.
ACCESSION #
17734608

 

Related Articles

  • International AIDS Notes. A. S. L. // Lesbian -- Gay Law Notes;Dec2006, p238 

    The article presents information on the estimations of the UNAIDS on the increasing number of HIV affected people and the HIV prevention programs of the organization. It is estimated that around 39.5 million people are living with HIV. During 2006, around 2.9 million reported deaths were...

  • My Quest to Improve Care. Clinton, Bill // Bulletin with Newsweek;5/16/2006, Vol. 124 Issue 6520, p40 

    The article analyzes the progress made in the field of AIDS treatment over the past 25 years. Introduction of three-drug antiretroviral therapy had transformed AIDS from a death sentence into a manageable chronic illness for people who had access to the drugs. As treatment becomes more...

  • superinfection a changing picture. Duffin, Ross // HIV Australia;Jun-Aug2004, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p9 

    Discusses the impact of superinfection on an individual's HIV disease progression. Overview of several HIV superinfection cases in Australia; Frequency of the occurrence of superinfection; Recommended approach to prevent HIV superinfection.

  • AIDS researchers turn to stem cells. Bajko, Matthew S. // Bay Area Reporter;11/3/2005, Vol. 35 Issue 44, p23 

    Focuses on the discussion by AIDS researchers on the potential of stem cells in treating HIV without debilitating effects current therapies cause in HIV-positive persons at a panel hosted by the Institute for Regenerative Medicine in California. Use of embryonic stem cells to protect against...

  • AIDS & HIV.  // Just Out;4/21/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p32 

    The article reports several outreach programs for people affected with AIDS and HIV in Oregon. CAREAssist pays for health insurance premiums, prescription drugs and insurance plan co-payments and deductibles for eligible people suffering from the disease. Education on HIV prevention to youth and...

  • Context and Common Ground: Cultural Adaptation of an Intervention for Minority HIV Infected Individuals. Dévieux, Jessy G.; Malow, Robert M.; Rosenberg, Rhonda; Stempel, Robert R.; Dyer, Janyce G. // Journal of Cultural Diversity;Summer2004, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p49 

    Understanding social contextual mediators of risk in HIV/AIDS prevention and promoting cultural adaptation of clinical interventions have evolved from new priorities set forth by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) on ecological validity and translational research (NIH, 2001). Thus, emphasis...

  • Cost effectiveness analysis of strategies to combat HIV/AIDS in developing countries. Hogan, Daniel R.; Baltussen, Rob; Hayashi, Chika; Lauer, Jeremy A.; Salomon, Joshua A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/17/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7530, p1431 

    This article discusses an analysis of the costs and health effects of a range of interventions for preventing the spread of HIV and for treating HIV/AIDS patients in developing countries. Data was taken from clinical and observational studies and survey information from people living in...

  • Good News in the Fight Against AIDS. Hoehne, Brent; Swanson, Eric // Best's Review;Dec2008, Vol. 109 Issue 8, p73 

    The article discusses the progress in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS and its implications for health and disability underwriting. It notes the increased quality of life among HIV/AIDS patients with the availability of more than 20 anti-HIV drugs and the advances in drug...

  • AIDS Community Resources stresses education, prevention. B. T. // Business Journal (Central New York);3/30/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p29 

    The article reports on the programs of the nonprofit organization AIDS Community Resources (ACR). ACR is a provider of HIV-positive and AIDS supportive services to persons in Central New York. The organization administers a variety of case-management and prevention programs to HIV-positive...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics