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|LC Classifications||RA644.A25 S74 1996|
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Many people may think that the fight is hopeless, and yet there is a healthy dose of pessimism within the fight against disease. Instead of rushing headlong into this fight, it would behoove us.
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With a vaccine against HIV far off in the distant future (if at all), and with treatment of AIDS in the two-thirds world difficult, expensive, and limited in effect, the name of the game in HIV-AIDS is prevention. But in places like Africa, which is the focus of Helen Epstein's book, prevention is not as simple as it sounds.
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Publication Date: June 4. The devastating effects of HIV/AIDS have propelled a multiplicity of activities at global, national and local level. This book is based on in-depth studies of the major global institutions in health, the role of pharmaceutical corporations, the functions of NGOs, and national responses to HIV/AIDS in two key case studies: Brazil and South Africa.
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Brazil, ranked as a middle- income country, is in fact a powerful economy and an important player in the global economy scenario. Advances in the Fight Against AIDS “Never in the history of humans has so much been learned about so complex an illness in so short a time,” writes Dr.
Gerald J. Stine in his book AIDS Update He claims that “the history of HIV/AIDS is one of remarkable scientific achievement.”. Viral presents the history of the AIDS crisis through the lens of the brave victims and activists who demanded action and literally fought for their lives.
This compassionate but unflinching text explores everything from the disease's origins and how it spread to the activism it inspired and how the world confronts HIV and AIDS today.
In The invisible cure: Africa, the West, and the fight against AIDS, Helen Epstein — a visiting research scholar at Princeton University — discusses important distinctions about AIDS in Africa, focusing on Uganda and South Africa, where she has covered the epidemic at close hand for 15 years.
Her scientific training and time spent as a.