First Nations: TB is curable!
Transcript - First Nations - TB is curable!
Home. Welcome home banner. Grandparents (holding a baby girl) and younger brother greet sister
Grandmother - 'Welcome home! You look great!'
Close up of sister's face.
Sister - 'That's sweet. Thank you, Grandma. But I was only gone for a few weeks.'
Grandparents are sitting down at the table. Sister is standing in front of the table.
Grandpa - 'Why are we celebrating? Once you have Tuberculosis, you always have it.'
Sister - 'That's not true, Grandpa. The nurses said TB is 100% curable'
Sister is sitting down.
Sister - 'All I have to do is take all my meds for the next 9 months. Then I'll be completely cured.'
Close up of sister.
Side by side shot
Sister - 'And don't sweat it, Jimmy. You can't catch it from me anymore.'
Brother is asking her a question.
Jimmy - 'Did the treatment hurt?'
Sister - 'Nah. They took super good care of me. The worst part was the food.'
Close up of brother
Jimmy - 'You're pretty upbeat for someone who just got out of the hospital.'
Brother is in the background. Sister is pointing towards audience.
Sister - 'You bet. TB, you couldn't keep me down!'
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