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Medicine: Whooping Cough #1026965

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 19, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: Robert Bazell) The outbreak of whooping cough {pertussis} examined; map shown; statistics on cases in Washington cited; details given about the need for vaccine booster shots; March of Dimes ad shown. [Baby Marco‚Äôs mother Amy SENA†- comments.] [West Deptford Pediatrics Dr. Carolyn CLEAR†- says they can develop pneumonia, seizures.]

(Studio: Brian Williams: London: Nancy Snyderman) The importance of getting immunized discussed.

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Bazell, Robert
Duration:
00:03:40

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