A second case of AIDS in NSW has been confirmed, and NSW Health Department officials are attempting to track down people who have had sexual contact with the man.
A private foundation will finance a three-year study on the use of the drug Interferon to treat AIDS in homosexual men.
Hospital officials in Miami, Florida, are anxiously seeking a foster home for a 14-month-old girl with the killer disease AIDS. The baby’s mother, a 33-year-old Haitian immigrant, died of AIDS three weeks ago and the father has disappeared.
Sweden’s National Blood Transfusion Centre has asked homosexuals to stop giving blood in an effort to halt the spread of AIDS.
A Californian blood products company has withdrawn 16 lots of a blood clotting factor used by haemophiliacs after it was discovered the donor had died of AIDS.
Cleo has the first in-depth look at AIDS in an Australian women’s magazine.