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amfAR Issue Brief Discusses HIV, Hepatitis Epidemics

The Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks” blog discusses a “new issue brief [.pdf] from amfAR [that] highlights a peculiar global health conundrum — people living with HIV, a disease for which no cure yet exists, survive with treatment only to die of a disease that can be cured. One example has long been tuberculosis. This brief puts the spotlight on ‘Hepatitis C and HIV: Addressing the Dual Epidemic’…” (Barton, 2/27).