Funding for AIDS
In the race against curing diseases, is it a popularity contest? If you take a look at the funding distributions of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), you’d probably say "without question."
Whether you or a loved one have been diagnosed with a life-threatening disease or not, one can hardly ignore the staggering statistics on disease funding by the NIH. Almost $2.8 billion is going to AIDS research in 2003, while 16 other diseases&mda...