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A Day in the Life Video Series: Eva Hansen on Traveling While Positive -- for 28 Years

October 19, 2011

Keeping up with HIV meds often means having to weave daily doses into a busy life. How do other HIVers do it? 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 adherence. Watch other videos in the series.

Episode 3: Eva Hansen

Age: 69

Home: Atlanta, Ga.

Diagnosed: 1983

Summary: "If there's a plane leaving, I want to be on it!" says longtime HIV survivor Eva Hansen of one of her favorite hobbies. Eva shares why she adores traveling -- and what she's learned about trotting the globe with HIV meds in tow.

Keeping up with HIV meds often means weaving daily doses into busy lives. How do other HIVers do it? 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 w

Produced by Mark S. King.


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Comment by: debi (south carolina) Thu., May. 23, 2013 at 11:20 pm EDT
u go girl! I love u!
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Comment by: mike (dallas) Sun., Jan. 8, 2012 at 10:59 pm EST
i've been diagnosed for a year and every time I log into this site, I watch Eva's video, it brings a smile to me when i'm feeling low.
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Comment by: Sidnei (Rio, Brazil) Sun., Dec. 4, 2011 at 11:42 am EST
Inspirational! What a lovely lady and her video sure gave me strength. I also love travelling and hope to keep travelling in the future. Ms.E. Hansen: been to Rio already? Come visit! Thank you for making the video.
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Comment by: Mike (Toronto, Canada) Sun., Nov. 6, 2011 at 10:39 pm EST
Eva! Your love of life and people really shines through in this video. Keep up with the travelling and I'll see you at the airport! :)
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