Sep 262009
 
J Todd DeShong - Baylor Health's online AIDS diagnostician - UPDATED

Normally I wouldn’t want to waste this much time or bandwidth on such a matter, but the questionable activities involved justify calling this insignificant gnat out.  He’s finally irritated me enough that I have to swat him.  Besides, I’m off my feet for a few days and have some extra time on my hands, or […more]

“House of Number” viewers agree to disagree

 Posted by on August 14, 2009 at 9:25 pm
Aug 142009
 

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGSlSG3pA5o] Two “HIV-positive” viewers with completely different opinions and experiences recommend this film. Now showing at film festivals in the U.S. and Europe.  Check their website for current schedule, or sign up there for email alerts to find out when it will screen in your area.

Must-see “AIDS” film to show in KC

 Posted by on August 13, 2009 at 11:22 am
Aug 132009
 
Must-see "AIDS" film to show in KC

  The HIV/AIDS story is being rewritten I’ve been anxiously waiting to see House of Numbers, the most talked about documentary dealing with AIDS this year. Now the film has been booked to show at the Kansas International Film Festival next month. To get an idea of the significance of the confusing and contradictory comments […more]

LOTTI: Take a vacation from AIDS drugs

 Posted by on July 13, 2009 at 7:37 pm
Jul 132009
 
LOTTI: Take a vacation from AIDS drugs

The LOTTI study, based in Italy, found that patients taking highly active anti-retroviral treatment (HAART) for HIV/AIDS who took a “vacation” from drug treatment fared as well as those who remained on their drugs continuously.
This study offers a desperately needed offer of hope for those in treatment who cannot tolerate the AIDS drugs’ toxicity, or who want to avoid know side effects such as disfigurement and organ failure.

Rethinking AIDS Day

 Posted by on April 23, 2009 at 5:45 am
Apr 232009
 
Rethinking AIDS Day

April 23 is Rethinking AIDS Day. Good thing someone decided such a day is needed, because I’ve been  procrastinating and struggling to write the “AIDS Dissidence 101” post for Open Salon, where I also blog, that several people there have requested for quite some time now. One of the biggest problem I’ve encountered is trying […more]

House of Numbers – the end of AIDS?

 Posted by on April 1, 2009 at 11:47 pm
Apr 012009
 
House of Numbers - the end of AIDS?

House of Numbers, a new documentary film, will premier April 19th at the Nashville Film Festival. According to the plot summary at imdb.com: In ‘House of Numbers,’ an AIDS film like no other, the HIV/AIDS story is being rewritten. This is the first film to present the uncensored POVs of virtually all the major players; […more]

Marketing AID$ is big bucks (updated)

 Posted by on March 6, 2009 at 8:44 am
Mar 062009
 
Marketing AID$ is big bucks (updated)

It is not just about saving lives or finding a cure. It’s very much about making money, and AIDS treatments have long been considered a global marketing opportunity. Mainstream AIDS proponents hate to have this issue brought up and would like to pretend that no one is getting rich from the current test-everyone-and-give-them-drugs public health […more]