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Mitchell Besser:
Mitchell Besser: Mães ajudam mães a lutar contra o HIV

TEDGlobal 2010 · 18:30 · Filmed Jul 2010
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Mitchell Besser: Mitchell Besser: Mães ajudam mães a lutar contra o HIV
18:30 · Filmed July 2010 at TEDGlobal 2010 · Subtitles available in 21 languages

Na África Subsaariana, infecções por HIV são mais prevalentes e médicos são mais escassos que em em qualquer outro lugar no mundo. Com a falta de profissionais médicos, Mitchell Besser convocou a ajuda de seus pacientes para criar mothers2mothers — uma rede extraordinária de mulheres HIV positivo, cuja ajuda está mudando e salvando vidas.

HIV/AIDS fighter
How can mothers with HIV avoid passing it to their kids? In South Africa, Mitchell Besser tapped a new resource for healthcare: moms themselves. The program he started, mothers2mothers, trains new mothers to educate and support other moms. Full bio
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