By Dr.Pradeep Jain
AIDS is a disease which has no treatment till date so the only way of cure left is public awareness. To fight this problem every country has released different postal items for public awareness like stamps, covers, advertisements and different cancellations. This has resulted in promotion of blood donation and use of contraceptives for protection. So if you are interested in creating awareness through philately a website is full of information. This has a list of worldwide 402 stamps,cindrella AIDS stamps, personalised AIDS stamps etc.This is available on http://www.aidsonstamps.com, which has gone online since 15th Sept 2007.For complete list of material you have to go at the bottom of page on AIDS Checklist (.xls) by author.