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15 kgs of fruit were collected by students in Vologda for children sick of AIDS

In the Vologda area it is registered 24 children infected with a HIV. Today in the international day of struggle against AIDS students have organised the action « a health Tree ».

the Self-made tree « has grown » in one of cases of technical university. On leaves high school active workers have attached notes with warm words for a HIV - infected children: « Health and love » « Children, keep! All will be good » « Know, you will be healthy! » « I wish not to lose hope » « Friends, be not ill! ».

this action - an appeal to be more tolerant to sick of AIDS.

Students have attached notes with warm words.
a photo: Olga KASHINTSEVA

- Many consider that from the people infected with AIDS it is necessary to steer clear, not to contact to them, - has explained to the correspondent « » the student of electropower faculty and the organizer of the action Michael Suvorov. Is not so. A HIV - infected children - the same people, as well as we.

Near to a tree students have placed a basket filled with apples, bananas and oranges. 15 kgs of fruit were collected by pupils together with teachers of high school. « vitamin » the basket and a health tree will send young vologzhanam.

According to the regional centre on struggle against AIDS the epidemiological situation on a HIV - infections in the Vologda area is estimated with a tendency to deterioration. From the end 90 - h years in our region with the terrible diagnosis have become pregnant about 500 women. More than half from them have interrupted pregnancy and nearby 200 have given birth, and, absolutely healthy kids.

Pupils of VoGTU have written words of support to children, sick AIDS.
a photo: Olga KASHINTSEVA

- If the woman at the first stage of pregnancy will be registered at once, on light there will be a healthy child, - has told the chief of department clinical epidemiologiej the regional Center of preventive maintenance and struggle against Valentine Tsyganov`s AIDS. - for such woman doctors spend trehetapnuju himioprofilaktiku. But there are those who are not registered. Basically it is gipsies and the women conducting asotsialnyj a way of life.

All in the Vologda area it is registered more than 1700 people sick of AIDS. From them - 620 women and more than 1000 men.