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Thursday 1 December 2005

1st December - World AIDS Day

Remember ...

- visit the website here .


What is AIDS?
I really don't know
each day I find myself with more questions to be answered
But where do I turn for the right one?
I pray please don't knock next at my door,
For when I hear the knock I will not answer
the one to open all doors.

Tashina Latouche

- read this and other poetry relating to AIDS here.

UPDATE: (Thursday 1DEC05 14.03 GMT) A timely reminder from from an NHS Consultant with NHS Glasgow that AIDS can affect anyone: "The myth still persists in some places that HIV/Aids is an illness that affects particular groups of people, and that's just not the case." Indeed.

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