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Realizing the Devastating Effects of AIDS

  • Aired: 06/14/2012
  • 00:47
  • Rating: TV-PG
In this excerpt from the Independent Lens documentary, We Were Here, a nurse who treated patients during the early years of the AIDS epidemic describes how victims of the disease experienced rapid health declines, as they struggled with the onset of pneumonia and Karposi's sarcoma.
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Watch We Were Here - premiering June 14, 2012 (check local listings)
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