Only in that the rest of us have to pay for it. The federal government is spending about 25 billion dollars per year on HIV/AIDS specific research and subsidized treatment.
Meanwhile, the involuntary diseases which normal people catch receive approximately diddly.
“when one of our fellow citizens becomes infected with HIV every nine-and-a-half minutes, the epidemic affects all Americans”
When something like one in a million people has AIDS, it definitely doesn’t affect all Americans. It does over in Africa, but this isn’t Africa.
I have never known anyone personally that has AIDS. Guess I lead a sheltered life.