The Beginning of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic – and One Doctor’s Search for a Cure

It was unparalleled, this confluence of public health, politics, clinical medicine, and public anxiety. The following is an excerpt from The Impatient Dr. Lange by Dr. Seema Yasmin. Before the living dead roamed the hospital, the sharp angles of their bones poking through paper-thin bed sheets and diaphanous nightgowns, there was one patient, a harbinger of what[…]