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6 Reasons Why People Skip Their HIV Meds

September 1, 2011


"Honestly, it just slipped my mind"

"Honestly, it just slipped my mind."

How many times have you looked up and exclaimed, "Darn, I forgot to take my meds!" This happens more often than people admit. But remembering to take your meds is the key to compliance.

The key to remembering is tailoring your meds to your schedule. It's like the saying, "Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to remember him." In order to remember to take your meds, you have to have a system that works with your routine, not against it.

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