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J'Mia Edwards
A Day in the Life

In each episode of this video series, we'll take a peek into the day-to-day routine of a person who's living with HIV, taking HIV meds, and dealing with situations that get in the way of their adherence.

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The Basics of Keeping Up
dance of meds

You and Your Meds: The Dance of a Lifetime
If you miss too many steps in the dance called adherence, your treatment could stumble and so could your health.

Ask the Experts
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

"What Happens if I Miss a Dose?"
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P. responds

Ben Young, M.D., Ph.D.

"Is It Okay to Take All my Pills at Once?"
Ben Young, M.D., Ph.D., responds

On Adherence
What is the Treatment Cascade?

What is the Treatment Cascade?
If you haven't heard the phrase "treatment cascade" yet, you will. The HIV treatment cascade "describes the journey that HIV-positive persons take as they navigate the health care system," as Kevin Fenton, M.D., Ph.D., explains.

Struggling With HIV Meds?
Jermaine Wright

"What allows me to sit here and continue writing about life with HIV when I face so many struggles every day? ... Who am I to tell someone to be med compliant when I have built a resistance against Atripla because of my own foolishness?"

Jermaine Wright

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