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Haitian Voodoo & AIDS

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Haitian Voodoo & AIDS

Haitian Voodoo & AIDS

Haitian Voodoo & AIDS

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Haitians believe strongly in the powers of voodoo to solve medical problems, including AIDS. Health professionals in Haiti believe that instead of trying to make people change their beliefs, working with voodoo priests can possibly help spread AIDS awareness. Amelia Shaw reports.