It’s a simple fact that kids the world over like cartoons and medical professionals are using animation as a tool to connect with them. In India, the non-profit TeachAIDS organization created an animated tutorial to teach AIDS/HIV awareness to children, detailed in this article from The Hindu. In Mexico City, Dr. Julia Borbolla invented an animated therapy program using cartoon aliens called “Antenas” to interact with children on a non-threatening level, more in the article from The New York Times.