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Garbo Chang on Taking HIV Meds From 9-to-5 to Vacation Time (Video)

Part of the A Day in the Life Video Series

November 26, 2013

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 13: Garbo Chang

Age: 48

Home: San Francisco, Calif.

Diagnosed: 1988

Summary: "At this point in my life, I really want to maintain my health," says Garbo Chang, who has been living with HIV for 25 years. Garbo works 9 to 5 all week, and budgeting time and money for relaxation is a top priority for relieving stress. This video follows Garbo aboard a cruise ship with good friends; he shares his fun experiences, as well as tips for adhering to HIV meds at home, on the job and on the high seas.


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


Filmed and produced by Mark S. King.


Copyright © 2013 Remedy Health Media, LLC. All rights reserved.


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