A blood test for AIDS is still months away, but already experts up agonising over what to tell people who show signs of the disease.
A US lawyer suffering from haemophilia has filed a $3 million suit against a blood bank, charging that it gave him a transfusion which caused him to contract AIDS.
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.
A Californian blood products company has withdrawn 16 lots of a blood clotting factor used by haemophiliacs after it was discovered the donor had died of AIDS.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.
A wave of pneumonia and cancer that is killing homosexual men across the United States has been traced to a breakdown in the body’s disease-fighting system that turns harmless germs into killers.