Christine Maggiore

 

 

Age: 52

 

Summary: AIDS patient who denounced research showing that HIV causes AIDS and refused to take medications to treat her own virus, who came to believe that flu shots, pregnancy, and common viral infections could lead to positive test result, who gave birth to two children and breast-fed them denying any risk tot their deaths, but who protested the findings and sued the county when her 3-year-old daughter Eliza Jane died of what the coroner determined was AIDS-related pneumonia.

 

 

Cause of Death: Pneumonia

 

Born: July 25, 1956

 

Died: December 27, 2008

 

Location: Van Nuys, California