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HIV/AIDS

07 March 2011

Fear battles fatalism in Africa's Aids fight

Messages from years of Aids campaigns are finally filtering down to the dingy streets of Johannesburg where sex workers turn tricks.

Messages from years of AIDS campaigns are finally filtering down to the dingy streets of Johannesburg where sex workers turn tricks. But all of that can vanish in an instant when a customer offers a little more cash to have sex without a condom.

"If you don't take care of yourself, you're putting yourself at risk. If I get an infection, it will be my fault," said a sex worker who gave her name as Sarah.

 

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