German soccer star boosts anti-AIDS efforts in South Africa

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Michael Ballack with young soccer players

Efforts to combat HIV and AIDS in South Africa got a boost recently with the visit by German soccer star Michael Ballack.

The country is believed to have the highest number of people affected by HIV and AIDS.

UNAIDS International Goodwill Ambassador and football star, Michael Ballack spent a weekend in South Africa learning how HIV impacts lives there.

Dianne Penn reports.

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