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Episode description: Filmmaker Judith Helfand turns the camera on herself to document her battle with cancer caused by DES, a drug prescribed to her mother during pregnancy. As she journeys from hysterectomy patient to vocal opponent of toxic exposure and from her suburban home to the halls of Congress, the intensely private becomes widely public, and an American family is transformed and strengthened. Winner of a 1997 Peabody Award. [cc]
Series Information: True Lives (Apt)
No Upcoming Airdates.
- KET: Monday, June 6, 2005 at 3:00 am EDT
First aired: Monday, June 6, 2005 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)
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