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Medicine: Cancer #1014843

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 04, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Figures showing a drop in cancer death rates cited.

(Studio: Jon LaPook) The lack of improvement in the fight against cancer among teens and young adults examined; statistics cited; details given about the problems for young survivors in later life. [Vanderbilt children’s hospital counselor Caroline HALE††- says there are not been medical advances that have trickled down.] [Stupid Cancer Matthew ZACHARY††- says young adults don’t get cancers that are easily screened; says your right to have children should not be taken away from you.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
LaPook, Jon
Duration:
00:02:50

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