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History of HIV and AIDS
HIV and AIDS History
Moving through our ‘HIV/AIDS History Topics’ you will be guided through the history of the global HIV and AIDS epidemic, enabling you to experience how the response to HIV and AIDS has changed over time.
In the early years of the epidemic HIV was an unknown and feared virus that was untreatable and often fatal. However, as research, investment and commitment into understanding HIV and AIDS increased, so the outcome of people living with HIV improved around the world.