A family's battle for vCJD treatment

When Don Simms was told his son had new variant CJD, he was advised to take his family on holiday and wait for Jonny to die.

Mr Simms explains how through determined research he found out about a drug with the potential to stop vCJD in its tracks.

Real Story: Jonny's story. BBC ONE Monday 12 December, 1930 GMT

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