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FOX 13 Archive: Florida teen battles HIV acquired from transfusion



In 1992, FOX 13’s Kelly Ring interviewed a teen who contracted HIV and developed AIDS after a blood transfusion. Ricky Ray and his family made their battle with the disease public. From the hospital, Ricky Ray made a public plea to newly elected President Bill Clinton to help AIDS patients. Story:

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