Since 1988 World AIDS Day has been observed to remember loved ones who have died from AIDS or are living with HIV. In this story, UTMB’s Janek Patel notes that while there’s not yet a cure or vaccine for HIV/AIDS, advances in treatment and care for the disease have made it a remarkable example of success in public health. “It’s a very manageable disease now as long as our patients want that,” Patel said. [Please see the attached file for the full text of the story.]