ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 01, 1972
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(Studio) FDA (Food and Drug Administration) has issued warning against use of hexachlorophene, especially in hospitals to bathe babies. Staphylococcic infections reported to have increased substantially since discontinuation of its use.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(New Haven, Conn.) [Dr. Alexander CAMPBELL - says all babies in nursery now show staph contamination, if not infection. Calls for FDA (Food and Drug Administration) to reevaluate ban on hexachlorophene.]
REPORTER: David Snell
(Studio) In prior report on hexachlorophene, products containing it were shown. Ban deodorant, include in list, does not contain substance.
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