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Almost half of HIV diagnoses in Europe are late, with serious impact on health outcomes

Almost half of HIV diagnoses in Europe are among people whose immune systems have already been seriously weakened by HIV, an international team of investigators report in BMC Infectious Diseases. Just under half a million people, half of them in Russia, are estimated to have received a late HIV diagnosis between 2010 and 2016. Late… Read More »

We spend about half of our federal tax dollars on health care. That’s ridiculous. – USA TODAY

opinion Marty Makary Opinion contributor Published 12:23 PM EDT Sep 16, 2019 As presidential hopefuls debate how much more money to pour into our broken system, they should consider how much we already spend.  In a new report out Monday, my Johns Hopkins colleagues and I found that nearly half of our federal tax dollars… Read More »