Street teenagers Julio and Aura make out in Guatemala City's Zone 8. Pilar Lopez, coordinator of Medicos Sin Fronteras, said street kids often come to her clinic with sexually transmitted diseases. Many of "los niños de la calle,"--the children of the streets--are addicted to paint thinner, soaking balls of cloth with it and holding the toxic rags to their mouths. The children and young adults prefer solvent to glue because it is cheaper and helps them forget their hunger...more »
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