Life on the Line - Coping with Natural Disasters, Disability and Illness- Season 1

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Heart to Heart
For the Escarcega family, their worst nightmare becomes a harrowing reality. Their newborn baby is slowly dying from congenital heart disease. Doctors tell them it's the beginning of the end...unless…
Out of the Rubble
The 2010 earthquake in Haiti brought utter destruction to the country. Trapped under the rubble for three days, 8-year-old Sebastian Lamothe is faced with the reality of losing his parents,…
End It Now
Child abuse is much more common than we think. The statistics are staggering, with one in four girls and one in six boys molested by the age of 18. Three…
Baby Blue
Each year in Egypt alone, 20,000 children are diagnosed with congenital heart disease. Roukaia, a 2- year-old girl from Alexandria, Egypt, received her death sentence the day she was born.…
Armed for the Challenge
"One Arm Willie" Stewart is set to defy his physical limits while training for the physically challenged triathlon USA championships. Determined to help others with disabilities, this world-class athlete demonstrates…
Anchoring Hope
Access to health care for many people living in the Amazon jungle is a challenge. Like for Antenor, a father of seven who supports his family by producing agriculture. He…

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