In late 2011, American Indian legend Russell Means was diagnosed with cancer of the tongue, throat, neck, lymph nodes, chest cavity, and lungs.

In the loving care of his wife, Pearl, Russell turned to indigenous medicine, traditional medicine, and prayer.

In March 2012, Russell received a clean bill of health from his doctors. Ten days later, he and Pearl sat down for an intimate interview with Shannon Kring Buset. In this excerpt, Pearl and Russell talk about Russell's diagnosis and a recent scare. Filmed in Durango, Colorado USA.

© 2012 Wild4Wisdom Oy Ab. All Rights Reserved.

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