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Anthony Fauci

One Year Ago Today, America Collectively Lost Its Mind About Ebola

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 10.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On this day in 2014, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the United States. T...

Why Our Antibiotics Aren't Working and What We Can Do to Fix It

Aspen Institute | Posted 08.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Aspen Institute

The panel agreed that the biggest step that must be taken to reduce the rate at which bacteria are becoming resistant to antibiotics is to change societal behaviors.

Is Our Indifference Making Us Sick?

Victor M. Feraru | Posted 06.17.2015 | Gay Voices
Victor M. Feraru

Currently the NIH is exploring new approaches to getting more people tested, diagnosed early and put on treatment and into ongoing care. Many believe that getting early treatment is conducive to stopping HIV's spread.

Amanda Terkel

GOP Lawmakers Push Back Against 'False Rumors' Promoted By Anti-Vaccine Movement | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans on a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on Tuesday broke with the vaccine skepticism expressed by some of their potentia...

Michael McAuliff

Now That The Election Is Over, Congress Seems To Have Calmed Down About Ebola | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.13.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The near-hysterical mood of congressional hearings on Ebola before the elections was replaced Wednesday by measured, reassuring debate i...

Zach Carter

Top NIH Ebola Specialist Says Quarantines Will Jeopardize Americans | Zach Carter | Posted 10.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The top government infectious disease specialist warned politicians against Ebola quarantines on Sunday, saying aggressive protocols tar...

Lack of Courage and Common Sense are Ebola's Greatest Ally

Daniel Wagner | Posted 12.20.2014 | World
Daniel Wagner

Seriously -- after all the time that has passed since the outbreak of the virus in West Africa earlier this year, why are guidelines for health care workers only being developed and distributed now?

Sabrina Siddiqui

NIH Official: Budget Cuts Can't Be Blamed For Lack Of Ebola Vaccine | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A top official at the National Institutes of Health disagreed on Sunday with the notion that an Ebola vaccine likely would have been dis...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Top NIH Official Says An Ebola Travel Ban Makes No Sense | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A top official at the National Institutes of Health pushed back on Sunday against calls for a travel ban over the Ebola virus, arguing t...

Ebola Protocol Was Likely Breached In Texas, Medical Officials Say

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 10.13.2014 | Politics

The Texas health care worker who contracted Ebola after providing care for an infected patient likely breached safety protocols, health officials said...

Jeffrey Young

Why We Won't Have An Ebola Cure Or Vaccine For Years | Jeffrey Young | Posted 10.02.2014 | Business

The world has known about Ebola for almost 40 years, yet there's no cure or vaccine on the market. That could change amid worldwide attention to t...

Dr. Joseph Sonnabend and the Battlefield of AIDS

Lawrence D. Mass, M.D. | Posted 09.27.2014 | Gay Voices
Lawrence D. Mass, M.D.

Once HIV was established as the cause of AIDS, a new designation emerged for those who remained unyielding on this issue of etiology: AIDS denialism.

Whitewashing AIDS History

Sean Strub | Posted 04.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Sean Strub

In my book, I recount how slow the federal government was in publicizing the use of Bactrim and other sulfa drugs to prevent PCP (the pneumonia that was then the leading killer of people with AIDS) in addition to its long-time and well-known use to treat PCP.

By Tom Fox, Published: August 22 at 7:30 amE-mail the writer 0 Comments More Dr. Anthony S. Fauci has been the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases since 1984, overseeing an extensive research portfolio to prevent, diag

Tom Fox | Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics
Tom Fox

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci has been the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases since 1984, overseeing an extensive research p...

Summoning the Strength to End AIDS

Neil G. Giuliano | Posted 10.02.2012 | Gay Voices
Neil G. Giuliano

Now more than ever we have the tools at our disposal to truly end AIDS. But our nation, and indeed the entire world, must summon the strength and the resources to stop this disease once and for all.

A Step Forward in Tackling America's AIDS Epidemic (Now the Work Begins)

Chris Collins | Posted 06.05.2011 | Home
Chris Collins

With states facing draconian cutbacks in public health, the federal financing role is more important than ever.