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Allergies / Clinical Ecology #305549

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 26, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Dallas, Texas) Impact of complicated allergies on sufferers and controversial treatment of it dubbed clinical ecology examined; Cathy Carroll's case cited as example [CAROL - describes emotional burden of her restrictions.] Econs. involved in obtaining treatment from clinical ecologists and program's questionable approach to allergies considered. [Clinic director Dr. William RAY - attributes criticism of clinical ecology to ignorance.] American Academy of Allergy and Immunology's criticism of clinical ecology quoted on screen. [Dr. Abba TERR - notes role played by patient's attitude toward environmental] [Patient Marie RUBINO - explains living in allergy community on Mt. Shasta.] [Former patient Kelly BAYLOR - believes such allergies are combination of psychology and medical problems.] [CARROLL - wants good health.]
REPORTER: Martha Teichner

Schieffer, Bob;
Teichner, Martha

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