Health Check

BBC World Service

Health, Fitness & Nutrition, Technology

Health Check grapples with health issues on a global scale, investigates discoveries and solutions in healthcare, and looks at how to deliver a healthier world. Presented by Claudia Hammond.


HealthC: The Truth About AIDS 13 May 15

May 13th, 2015

Episode 32 of 142 episodes

What works - and what doesn't - when it comes to tackling HIV/AIDS? Lord Fowler was the UK Health Secretary when the HIV virus started to spread across the world. 30 years on, he travels across the globe to examine a set of simple but effective policies which can keep people safe and healthy - and to inquire why they still meet fierce resistance in some parts of the world.

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