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The Debate over Students with AIDS in Schools
September 5, 1985 at 12:00 AM EDT
5518723784The Debate over Students with AIDS in SchoolsThe New York City school board faced tough choices on AIDS policy in 1985, while AIDS patient Ryan White fought to be allowed in Indiana schools.1985-09-05 18:00:00disabled1967244488true115987News Wrap: First U.S. Ebola case has been diagnosedIn our news wrap Thursday, a patient in Dallas is the first person to be diagnosed with the Ebola in the United States. Also, the head of the Secret Service said in a congressional hearing that she takes full responsibility for a security breach at the White House involving a man who jumped the fence and made it undeterred into the first family’s residence.2014-09-30 06:00 pmhttp://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/newswrap9-320x196.jpegfEXdLoRYT6g115995Families of patients on life support face painful choiceSpecial nursing home units are set up to care for people, both young and old, who depend on constant life support to survive, but whose families hope that someday they may recover. Joanne Faryon of inewsource, a San Diego-based journalism nonprofit, reports from California on the impossible choice that loved ones face, as well as the costs of keeping these patients alive.2014-09-30 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/impossiblechoice-320x196.jpg2365336073wy-eTIxY-w8115581More hands-on help needed on front lines of Ebola outbreakDr. Joanne Liu, president of Doctors Without Borders, says that in addition to getting military aid to help set up more Ebola isolation centers, the infected West African nations really need more support from volunteers who can staff new facilities. She joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the continuing challenges for health workers at the center of the crisis.2014-09-25 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/454857154-320x196.jpg23653328436IxvYbXvRgk
The New York City school board faced tough choices on AIDS policy in 1985, while AIDS patient Ryan White fought to be allowed in Indiana schools.
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