On the anniversary of the premiere of the series Paciente Cero and Día del Niño, the actors of the series recorded an audio fairy tale especially for Fundación Niños+, which since 2015 has helped children and adolescents (including orphans) living with HIV .
The narrators were the director and actor of the series Yevgeny Stychkin, as well as the artists Askar Ilyasov, Liza Shakira, Pavel Maykov, Ivan Dobronravov and the children of the Children + Foundation.
The fairy tale “Drops of Health” is a folk story about how to safely live with a virus. According to the plot, the king and queen, who have been dreaming of a child for a long time, find a child and raise him as their own. Suddenly it turns out that the prince has the evil Vitricus virus. To cope, the prince sets out on a journey, learning on the way why it’s important to take medicine regularly and not tell everyone about Vitricus.
The authors of the fairy tale were Elena Pozdnyakova and Veronika Zolotova. It was written using the method of fairy tale therapy. It is distributed in print at AIDS centers in Russia.
The story can be heard on the Bookmate service, it is available to everyone, without a Plus subscription.
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