Digital History at Ursinus

"Global Perspectives," November 19, 1991

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Title

"Global Perspectives," November 19, 1991

Subject

Magic Johnson

Description

A news blurb states that HIV tests have increased locally since Magic Johnson's announcement that he is living with AIDS.

Creator

Dana Kushwara, Asst Arts and Entertainment Editor

Source

The Grizzly

Publisher

Ursinus College

Date

November 19, 1991

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Text

Requests for HIV tests have soared since Magic Johnson's announcement that he has contracted the AIDS virus. The Philadelphia AIDS Task Force clinic which usuallyl tests about 180 people per week now is scheduling 300 tests per day. Health care officials said, "Johnson's announcement clearly has created the greatest impact among segments of the population where AIDS is spreading most rapidly: young black men and Latino youths."

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Citation

Dana Kushwara, Asst Arts and Entertainment Editor , “"Global Perspectives," November 19, 1991,” Digital History at Ursinus, accessed July 5, 2020, http://omeka.ursinus.edu/items/show/339.