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Brian
- 3128 days ago - travelwithfvi.blogspot.com
Meet my adorable nephew, Usher. It is said that in Sub Saharan Africa, almost 1000 babies born each day are HIV+ and may never live to see their 5th birthday simply because they have unnecessarily been infected through their mothers.



   

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Mike Feenaughty (267)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 7:10 am
Noted!
 

Johanna Veen (11)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 7:27 am
Noticed. Thank you Brian for sharing.

In love and light, Johanna
 

John Williams (36)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 8:17 am
noted. Thank you
 

. (0)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 8:26 am
Sure, Brian! Let us take our hands-in-hands all over the world for this subject!!Tahnk you for being always ahead! Health & Peace!
 

Peggy A (109)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 9:02 am
I am so glad this wonderful group is helping the children in Africa.It is sad that almost 1000 babies are born each day that are HIV+ and may never live to see their 5th birthday simply.Thank you Brian for bringing this to our attention. Shared on Facebook and Twitter
 

. (0)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 9:20 am
Noted; never realised so many babies were born with Aids EVERY DAY. The pharmaceutical companies have to take their share of blame as they refuse to lower the prices on the necessary medicines. Always money......
 

Patricia Myers (73)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 9:21 am
thankyou brian pleased to note&share
 

Natalie Away J (125)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 9:25 am
I wonder why the African or South African governments don't give these mothers the necessary medication, surely they do have the medication available?
 

pam w (139)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 9:25 am
As long as the Catholic church prohibits the use of condoms....this problem will continue. Much of Africa is officially Catholic and these poor people do what the Pope tells them to do.
 

Carol H (229)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 9:41 am
noted, thanks Brian
 

Natalia P (14)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 9:57 am
noted
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 10:59 am
We will never stop fighting the AIDS,
Together we will make the change.

Thank you Brian for posting,
Qais
 

Michela M (3964)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 11:23 am
Noted!! Thanks, Ciao!! Michela
 

perlita a (20)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 11:23 am
Let's pray for God's intervention on this.Nothing is impossible to those who believe.
 

. (0)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 12:07 pm
Noted, thank you.
 

Voula Angelakis (156)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 12:07 pm
Noted.Thank you.
 

mary w (7)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 12:24 pm
I have a 11 year old niece that has aids due to her step father molesting her and i feel this is wrong and the mother has iids as well we as the family love and support her in each and every way but this baby just barely has started living her life and now due to his her life is ending so thank you for this post i hope more people will read it and i will forward it to every one i know blessed be my friends
 

Krasimira B (175)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 12:32 pm
A very sad statistics. Education and prevention is the answer. Noted, thank you Brian,
 

Linda G (187)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 1:09 pm
Noted. Brian, thanks for sharing this.
 

Brian R (848)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 1:47 pm
Thanks for all the kind words! You can learn more about the work Forgotten Voices is doing to help children orphaned by AIDS at http://www.forgottenvoices.org or http://www.facebook.com/forgottenvoices.

Thanks so much!
 

Bruce Eyster (62)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 2:13 pm
Noted with thanks !
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 2:53 pm
Noted.
 

. (0)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 2:53 pm
I guess I'm becoming the condom king today. Christian organizations like the Red Cross, and the Salvation Army, are not proponents of birth control. They help with the infected, and the dying, and advise people to not have sex if one partner is HIV positive. This is a solution?
 

linda b (186)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 4:07 pm
I watched a documentary last night about the plight of children and babies born in Africa with Aids, it was heartbreaking to see these mothers weep for their children and bury them. It was disturbing to listen to how cheap the medication these people need can be bought for.There used to be a click to give on care2 for the prevention of aids but it disappeared, maybe it would be a good idea if this was started up again. Thank you Brian.
 

Patrizia S (315)
Wednesday December 1, 2010, 4:33 pm
Thank you Brian
 

Nada A (35)
Thursday December 2, 2010, 12:06 am
Thank you for sharing your nice article and thank Remmy and other people from Giving Voice who so patiently and persistently brings hope to people's lives.
 

Joy Wong (100)
Thursday December 2, 2010, 2:46 am
Noted, thanks Brian for sharing and God bless all who are involved in this.
 

mary f (200)
Thursday December 2, 2010, 2:55 am
thanks Brian
 

gail dair (0)
Thursday December 2, 2010, 3:42 am
noted ty
 

Teresa W (782)
Thursday December 2, 2010, 6:15 am
noted, thank you
 

ewoud k (68)
Friday December 3, 2010, 12:47 am
Need to find a way to change attiiytudes towards sex and women, this will be a hard thing to do.

A few who don't take care are enough to (re)spread this desease even if the great majority act safely.
 

Trequl M (170)
Saturday December 4, 2010, 7:06 am
Noted with thanks
 

Linda B (10)
Sunday December 5, 2010, 8:10 am
I support the Stephen Lewis Foundation that does great work with AIDS in Africa.
 

Julia S (9)
Sunday December 19, 2010, 1:59 am
noted, thnks
 

Julia S (9)
Friday January 14, 2011, 11:40 pm
noted thnks :)
 
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