World AIDS Day 2010: The Prevention of HIV Transmission in Zimbabwe

World AIDS Day, Zimbabwe, Mother-Child Transmission

Josphat and His Mother
"When I was pregnant, I took an HIV test, and was positive," Patience says. "A counselor introduced me to a support group of HIV-positive mothers who helped understand my illness. I have been blessed with an HIV-free son, but my husband passed away. I take care of my family by making candles."

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