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Living Nightmare / Pistorius Story / A Discussion #1078605

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Feb 05, 2015
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The story of a South African man, Martin Pistorius@ locked in his own body for a decade while unable to move or communicate, introduced; family photos shown. [Speaking via computer, "Ghost Boy" author PISTORIUS - recounts what happened to him as a teen; explains how he coped, wished for death, the relief at being able to communicate.] [Wife Joanna PISTORIUS - comments.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Atlanta: Sanjay Gupta) The concept of a "vegetative state," Martin's case of awareness & medical diagnoses discussed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Gupta, Sanjay
Duration:
00:09:50

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