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Medicine: Eating Disorders #1017797

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 22, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) The problem of eating disorders among boys and young men featured; photos shown of TJ Warschefsky†, who died from anorexia nervosa; details given about what to look for in your child. [TJ’s mother Susan BARRY†- talks about TJ.] [Lucile Packard Children's Hospital James LOCK†- describes patients as straight A students and great athletes who drive themselves to the next level.] [Avi Sinai†’s mother Nancy SINAI†- says she was fighting to save her son.] [Avi SINAI – worries about being fat.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Snyderman, Nancy
Duration:
00:03:30

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