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Second and Third Man Cured of HIV

Second and Third Man Cured of HIV

Sophia DeDonatis, Reporter

April 2, 2019

Almost exactly twelve years after the first man was cured of, or in long-term remission from, the Human Immunodeficiency Virus(HIV), another man has been revealed to be likely cured of the disease. The first man to be “cured” of HIV was Timothy Ray Brown, otherwise identified as the “Berlin pa...

The HIV Epidemic: What it is, Where it’s from, and Where it is Now

The HIV Epidemic: What it is, Where it’s from, and Where it is Now

Camille Heck, Reporter

April 20, 2017

Many people may have misconceptions regarding HIV, but the truth is complex and ever-changing. HIV is Human Immunodeficiency Virus, a virus that attacks the body’s immune system. More specifically, HIV targets white blood cells known as CD4 cells, which are the cells that alert your immune sy...

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