TEDGlobal 2010

Mothers helping mothers fight HIV: Mitchell Besser on TED.com

In sub-Saharan Africa, HIV infections are more prevalent and doctors scarcer than anywhere else in the world. With a lack of medical professionals, Mitchell Besser enlisted the help of his patients to create mothers2mothers — an extraordinary network of HIV-positive women whose support for each other is changing and saving lives. (Recorded at TEDGlobal, July 2010 in Oxford, England. Duration: 18:31)

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