Powerful Video Shows Effectiveness of HIV Antiretrovirals

Image via YouTube

Image via YouTube

This brief, but powerfully moving time-lapse clip from the Topsy 8 Foundation is certain to leave a lasting impression in its depiction of the transformative power of HIV antiretroviral drugs. In the video, Selinah, an AIDS patient is filmed every day for 90 days during which she makes an astonishingly dramatic recovery.  It’s a jarring image that proves recovery is possible with treatment, while reminding us of the harsh reality faced by HIV/Aids patients in developing nations where access to such life-altering drugs are limited.  To find out more, visit the Topsy 8 Foundation’s website.

Check it out after the jump…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6zCNdEfm5w&feature=youtu.be

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