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Blood Brother Trailer - Documentary

Blood Brother Trailer - Documentary | BASIC VOWELS | Scoop.it

Blood Brother is the story of a group of children infected with HIV and Rocky Braat, a disenchanted young American drifting through India. They were left on the doorstep of a slum orphanage by their families: he had bounced between parents and jobs his whole life. He wanted to adopt them all, but in reality, he couldn’t cure even one of them. He had to stay. Today, he lives in a concrete hut a few hundred yards from the orphanage. Every day he encounters the bitter reality of HIV infection. People in the nearby village have tried to force the orphans out because they think the disease is communicable through touch.

 

Full documentary coming Fall 2012

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Spread of HIV infection around the world

Spread of HIV infection around the world | BASIC VOWELS | Scoop.it
The total number of HIV-infected people in the world is between 31 million and 35 million.

 

Source: UNAIDS (2009)

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