401px-red_ribbonsvgIn 1988 World Summit of Ministers of Health on Programs for AIDS Prevention, declared that December 1st would be World AIDS Day.  This was to bring more attention to the epidemic swepping the globe.  It has countinued to this year and I would encourage everyone to promote the cause.  We are still a long way from a cure.  A good place to look for what you can do to help is http://www.worldaidscampaign.org/.

Links:

Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_AIDS_Day

Additional:

http://www.pih.org/inforesources/news/World_AIDS_Day_Mukherjee.html

http://www.aegis.org/aidsline/1989/jan/M8910474.html

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