Cassandra in the Coal Mines
By: Marcus J. Hopkins, Blogger
A friend pointed out to me, recently, that issues of disease and health
arent really I told you, so moments - that it is somewhat
poor form to point out that warnings have been ignored, recommendations
disregarded, and preliminary results unheeded.
While I appreciate his perspective, there's no small part of me that doesn't
sit in bemused horror that, despite the continued warnings over the past
two-to-three decades from healthcare professionals, social scientists, and
advocates, both HIV and Hepatitis C have reared their heads in Appalachia,
and states are scrambling to catch up to an estimated 364% increase in new
infections in the region (Capelle, 2015).
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Black Market HIV/AIDS Drugs in the News, 2006 - 2013
The Partnership for Safe Medicines
The Community Access National Network (CANN) today announced that it is teaming
up with the Partnership for Safe Medicines (PSM) to better educate patients
about the risks of counterfeit or black market HIV/AIDS medicines. Since
2006, eighty-two (82) individuals have been charged with selling adulterated,
unapproved or black market medications prescribed for HIV or AIDS patients.
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