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35 years ago today July 3, 2016

Posted by Tomboktu in Health, LGBT.
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1. Mick 2 - July 3, 2016

Desperately sad. One of the first “celebs” to die from AIDS was the wonderful Klaus Nomi. By all accounts he died alone: friends were too scared to visit him because the condition was so poorly understood and thought to be highly contagious.

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2. Mick 2 - July 3, 2016

Well, people don’t “die from AIDS”, but you know what I mean…

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3. Gewerkschaftler - July 4, 2016

Is really it that long? The disease and the deaths and just living with it have become tragically a fact of life in the mean time.

I read somewhere that there is some progress being made in treatment that goes beyond anti-retroviral maintenance and looks at eliminating the HIV DNA from the host. Is that a big step forward?

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4. gendjinn - July 4, 2016

Will never forget Reagan’s responsibility. An entirely avoidable catastrophe.

Worth watching And the Band Played On, Dallas Buyers Club and The Normal Heart.

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Tomboktu - July 5, 2016

Or reading And the Band Played On if you can’t get the film.

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