Posts Tagged ‘AIDS’

In the U.S. do we only know how to give money?

Icon Written by Alex on May 11, 2010 – 1:24 pm

Are we only a nation of money givers or are we a nation of people who care so much that we will extend ourselves to the point of inconvenience to help others

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AIDS/HIV Vaccine Breakthrough Announced

Icon Written by Alex on September 24, 2009 – 10:16 am

Amazing. Truly amazing. The news today is that an AIDS vaccine has shown remarkable progress in clinical trials in Thailand. (Read AP story here.) There have been more than 100 AIDS vaccine trials in the last 20 years and none of them have gotten close to showing the kind of promise this one is showing. However, as we all know, it is only promise – not a cure or preventative. Much can go wrong. As one scientist soberly said about the findings of the trial: Now the work begins.

Having travelled to and spent time in eastern Africa to research Chasing Medical Miracles …

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