addams wrote:Strange, that. I think that taking his ice and leaving him with a tub of kidneys is funny. The AIDS thing. Not so much.
To me, it's just the other way round. With current medications, HIV/AIDS is quite controllable and no longer means a significantly decreased lifespan.
The lack of transplant organs and the whole black market around that is still a serious issue.
But maybe I'm biased, having a wife with a hereditary kidney disease.