NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 15, 2012
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(Studio: Robert Bazell) A national plan with the goal of stopping or slowing the progression of Alzheimer’s disease examined; details given about studies involving the Heinrichs family of Iowa and a group of families near Medellin, Colombia. [Singer Glen Campbell’s daughter Ashley CAMPBELL- notes eventually she will be nothing to her father.] [HHS Secretary Kathleen SEBELIUS- outlines the progress on treatment.] [Study participant Joe HEINRICHS- comments.] [Washington University School of Medicine Dr. John MORRIS- talks about brain changes and dementia.]
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