UNICEF Shares a Mother’s Perspective on Point-of-Care
December 18, 2018
which provides results within minutes of testing, has overcome some major obstacles to treatment, giving hope to thousands of mothers and their families.
UNICEF learned how point-of-care helped a Cameroonian mother named Antoinette. After losing her husband to an AIDS-related illness, she was determined to keep her children healthy and HIV-negative. UNICEF produced the video below to demonstrate how early infant diagnosis is critical.
Also see UNICEF’s report, “Children, HIV and AIDS: The World Today and in 2030”.