Is there a spiritual cure for HIV?
These are extremely serious revelations which raise questions about the ethics of "healing" ministries in churches across the country. Not that every church or every healing ministry should be tarred with the same brush: responsible pastors would never advise anyone with HIV to stop taking their prescribed medicine, and those pastors would be the first to challenge those churches that have endangered people's lives with that advice.
Last month, the BBC reported on similar cases of HIV-positive people stop their medication on medication on the advice of pastors.
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