Monday, December 01, 2008

December 1st...

December 1st - World Aids Day.

Image courtesy of Rhyt

In 2007

2 million
people died from Aids

a quarter of a million
children died from Aids

people were newly infected with HIV

people were living with HIV/Aids

Photograph: © Paolo Pellegrin/Magnum Photos and via The Guardian.

As HIV/Aids decimates the developing world its prevalence in the west increases among every gender, sexuality, nationality and age group.

Aids is killing thousands of people daily and the numbers are just getting bigger.

You should know all you can about HIV and Aids, you never know when you might find it affecting someone you know.


play nice.