Zoonoses (januari 2015)


This episode is about zoonoses: diseases coming from and spread by animals. Some are deadly like rabies, others like q-fever, lyme disease affect some people, they can go unnoticed for a while and have huge incapacitating effects later in life. One of the patients we interviewed for this program has chosen in the end for his own death. His life after suffering from  Lyme disease was unbearable. He left us all shocked, this sparkling personality, Gerard de Bruin.

Camera: Chris Blokhuis, presentation Liesbeth Staats, editing: Ivar Iding.