CHILDREN PAINT A PEACE BANNER FOR DOCTOR HUNTER "PATCH" ADAMS IN ROME'S
CAPITOL HILL SQUARE.
Italian children paint a big peace banner that will leave for Kabul
with American Dr. Hunter "Patch" Adams, founder of the Gesundheit
Institute (Good Health Institute) a medical center in West Virginia,
during a performance at Rome's Capitol Hill square February 22, 2002.
Adams, together with other 23 clown-doctors from around the world, will
fly on February 25 from Italian Pisa's airport to Kabul for three weeks
to visit hospitals of the Afghan capital to teach children his laughter
method that helps good medicine work better. REUTERS/ Vincenzo Pinto