Some statistics for you...
Right now there are :
- 33.4 million people living with HIV worldwide
- 31.3 million adults
- 15.7 million women
- 2.1 million children under 15
- 2.7 million people
- 2.3 million adults
- 430,000 children under 15
You can get some ideas about what you can do (besides just wrapping it up and getting you and your partners tested) on this World AIDS Day site. Respect and Protect. I remember a line from Michael Franti's Spearhead: I know these things and these things I must know 'cause it's better to know than to not know!
If you are in the Saint Louis, Missouri area, you can learn more about the St. Louis Effort for AIDS.