HIV/AIDS and Access to Treatment


HIV/AIDS is a devastating illness that in the United States and much of the developed world has become more like a chronic disease though the effective use of various medications. While we must do all we can to prevent the spread of this illness, for those that are already living with HIV/AIDS, the availability of treatment is critical. The video below from the Topsy Foundation was awarded a Cannes Gold Lion award in the film category at the 57th Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival, and shows why access to treatment is so important:

Here is a link to some information regarding HIV/AIDS and prevention from the CDC National Prevention Information Network (NPIN).

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About Fred Goldstein

President and Founder of Accountable Health, LLC. My background includes over 25 years of health care experience in hospital administration, health plan management, disease management and population health.
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