Taking on the Quacks
Welcome to CAPETOWN ‘ the seat of a government that for many years confused it’s people about the best ways for treating HIV. Vitamins, olive oil, lemon and beetroot, and a number of traditional therapies were promoted over scientifically proven life-prolonging anti-retroviral treatment.
Over two weeks, travelling to Durban and Johannesburg, we’ll find quack after quack openly advertising cures for anything from bad luck to AIDS.
This insert was aired on E-TV’s 3rd Degree on 25 November 2008.