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Toxic Shock Syndrome #267601

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 06, 1980
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(Studio) Death of South Carolina woman from toxic shock syndrome and her use of Rely tampons, recently linked with the disease, reported; Rely's manufacturer said launching massive advertising campaign to discourage use of tampon.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Procter and Gamble's television commercial warning women of Rely's use shown, discussed; possible financial impact on company mentioned. Center for Disease Control's discovery of possible link between Rely and shock syndrome examined. [FDA (Food and Drug Administration) associate cmsr. Wayne PINES - comments.] Researchers noted continuing to investigate the diseases.
REPORTER: Jacqueline Adams

Adams, Jacqueline;
Cronkite, Walter

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