If people living with HIV (PLHIV) are diagnosed early and adhere to their medication, they can enjoy healthy, full lives and have a normal life expectancy. As you watch the following clips, try to identify key phrases spoken by these experts that capture for you why early testing is so important.
Coming to terms with an HIV diagnosis and getting used to treatment can be very difficult, however, and people living with HIV will often need support from healthcare providers, friends and family, employers, support organizations and faith settings.
After watching all of the interviews on this page and the previous page, make a note of the ones most relevant and choose extracts for later use. For each video extract you have selected, try to give it a title phrase that summarizes its message.
This pdf fact sheet produced by NAT also provides some information about HIV testing.