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Herpes #284076

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 06, 1982
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(Studio) Extent of diseases caused by herpes virus listed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(San Francisco, California) [Roberta OLIPHANT - recalls reaction to learning she had contracted herpes.] Extent of herpes epidemic noted; disease's spread discussed. [David WATSON - notes disease's outbreak.] [OLIPHANT - describes symptoms.] [James PORTER - refrains from sex during herpes contagion period.] [OLIPHANT - notes reaction to being subjected to disease.] Seriousness of disease's impact on newborn children discussed. [Herpes Resource Center director Carla HINES - notes disease's projection.] Role of Zovirax to treat herpes noted. [American Soc. Health Association spokesperson Sam KNOX - denies advocating promiscuity.] [OLIPHANT - comments.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Drinkwater, Terry;
Rather, Dan

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