President Barack Obama set an ambitious goal Thursday for significantly...– The Washington Post, “Obama Announces $50 Million In New Funding to Combat AIDS in U.S., New Goals to Fight Virus Overseas” (via inothernews)
Today is World AIDS Day
An appropriate day to start this blog I think. Let’s kick things off with some stats: AIDS is the sixth leading cause of death among people ages 25 - 44 in the United States, down from number one in 1995. The World Health Organization estimates that more than 25 million people worldwide have died from this infection since the start of the epidemic. In 2008, there were approximately...