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Medicine: Allergies #1031161

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 20, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) The suffering of people with seasonal allergies featured; weed pollen level map shown; details given about hazardous breathing conditions created by wildfires and how to reduce symptoms; satellite photos of smoke shown. [Allergy patient Preston ELLIOT‡- describes his symptoms.] [Allergy and Asthma Clinic Dr. James HADEN†- says it can be anyone.] [The Weather Channel’s Chris WARREN†- notes the role of the weather.] [National Jewish Health Dr. Flavia HOYTE†- says patients are miserable.] The forecast for a warm winter noted. How people in their 80s and 90s are first-time sufferers and the environmental shift discussed.

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Snyderman, Nancy
Duration:
00:03:20

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