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Health / Vietnam Veterans / Exercise #309045

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 05, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Susan Spencer) Study documenting cause-effect relationship between Vietnam war experience and vets.' suicide and accident rate examined. [Dr. Norman HEARST - considers such vets. war casualties.] Researchers' findings outlined on screen. [1983, veteran Ron MOORE - describes his attempted suicide.] [Soc. worker David HARRINGTON - notes role played by draftees' age in their inability to cope.] [MOORE - recalls war experience.] [Dr. Charles FIGLEY - comments.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Terry Drinkwater) "New England Journal of Medicine" report on relationship between exercise and longevity examined. [Dr. Ralph PAFFENBARGER - explains findings.] Details outlined on screen. [Sports medicine expert Ron EDWARDS - agrees with study.]

Drinkwater, Terry;
Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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