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Baby born with AIDS appears Cured

March 4, 2013

Applied Press

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In Mississippi a baby born with the AIDS virus HIV appears to be fully cured now at the age of 2 1/2. This appears to be the 2nd reported cure of AIDS worldwide. Although there isn’t a guarantee the child will remain healthy it appears that they will be just fine with only trace amounts of the virus lingering in it’s system. The announcement was made Sunday March 3rd, 2013 at a well known AIDS meeting in Atlanta. This potentially can lead to elimination of HIV in adolescents. Third world countries where children are plagued by the virus may finally be able to live full healthy lives. From the National Institute of health, Dr. Anthony Fauci mentioned, “You could call this about as close to a cure, if not a cure, that we’ve seen.” as reported by the Associated Press. The baby had received treatment that was stronger and quicker…

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