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American Agenda (Medicine: Hepatitis B) #144336

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 07, 1993
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(No location given: Tim Johnson) Debate over whether newborn babies should receive the hepatitis B vaccination examined; hospital scenes shown. [Teenager Jason RUSSELL - wonders how he got hepatitis.] [Kaiser Permanente HMO's Dr. Stephen BLACK, Los Angeles director of disease control Shirley FANNEN - question whether the vaccine will work.] View held by some that high-risk teens should be vaccinated instead explained. [San Francisco public health Dr. Frances TAYLOR - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Johnson, Tim;
Sawyer, Forrest
Duration:
00:04:10

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