INDEPENDENT LENS: Wilhemina’s War

INDEPENDENT LENS: Wilhemina’s War

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 7:00pm

Wilhemina Dixon, a caregiver in rural South Carolina, worries about HIV the silent epidemic.

Credit: Courtesy of John Baynard

A Southern grandmother struggles to help her family through the scourge of HIV, but may be unable to save those she loves. AIDS is one of the leading causes of death for black women in the rural south, where living with HIV is a grim reality. INDEPENDENT LENS: Wilhemina’s War airs Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 7 p.m. on WXXI World.

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