There had only been one confirmed case of AIDS in Australia, a health expert said yesterday … reports of up to 19 suspected cases were the result of hysteria.
On Thursday, the Queensland State government is expected to make AIDS a notifiable disease. Queensland will be the first Australian state to take this action.
A call for a national symposium of doctors to discuss acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) has been made by Sydney’s homosexuals following the disclosure of at least 19 suspected cases of the incurable and generally fatal illness in Australia.
The Weekend Australian, 25-26 June 1983.
The Rev. Fred Nile has released a ‘six-point program’ to counter the spread of AIDS.
A theory linking infections such as Hepatitis B or herpes to AIDS has been put forward in the latest issue of the Medical Journal of Australia.
The first reports on AIDS in Australia’s leading medical journal were marred by the sensationalist…
The potentially fatal disease AIDS will probably spread to all Australian cities, the dean of Melbourne University’s Faculty of Medicine, Professor DG Pennington, said in Adelaide yesterday.