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Rx for survival - the heroes

Published by : WGBH Boston Video Physical details: 120 mins. ; color. Year: 2005
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RX for survival - the heroes presents the stories of unsung champions who protect people worldwide from the ravages of threatening disease. Using highlights from the acclaimed six-hour Rx for Survival series, this special focuses on the individual heroes whose tireless perseverance saves millions of lives across the globe. From young polio warriors in India to armies of grandmothers in Nepal, Rx for Survival — The Heroes takes viewers inside the stirring campaigns that have brought renewed faith to poor communities from Africa to South America. This unique special is the true story of individuals whose creativity, leadership and determination are finally giving hope to people who have known only poverty and disease, but who can now dream of a safer and healthier future.