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Children of Haiti: The Health of Denick and His Friends

Clip: Season 12 Episode 11 | 2m 22s

In the midst of Haiti's lush mountains and historical relics is an epidemic of over 500,000 orphan children who wander the streets day and night. Known as the "soulless" and forgotten by their own people, they do what they must to survive each day. This film follows three teenage boys who share a common dream of education, government assistance, and social acceptance.

Aired: 01/11/11

Rating: TV-PG

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