Photo Credit: Richard Lough
The process of making a memory box has helped 14 year old Fikile come to terms with her mother's death.

Memory Boxes
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In many parts of the world, HIV-AIDS is a taboo subject. But many families in South Africa are now openly facing the issue by building so-called memory boxes. To preserve a family’s history, stories are written, photos collected, and favorite possessions are placed in a small wooden box to give the children of HIV-AIDS patients something to remember them by when they are gone. Richard Lough reports from South Africa.
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Memory Boxes Help Say Goodbye
HIV in South Africa
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