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Inside Sunday (Med.: The Young and The Old) #323908

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jan 29, 1989
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(DC: Ron Allen) Special medical needs of prematurely born children featured; case of baby Willie Heard cited. [Father William HEARD - explains his reaction to seeing son hooked up to machinery.] [Mother Dorothy HEARD, William HEARD - say they were not prepared for long-term problems and costs for son.] Maryland home care coordinating center program detailed. [Resource coordinator Barbara McCORD - comments on needs for these kids as they get older.] [Dorothy HEARD - talks about son.]

(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(Chicago, Illinois: Gary Reaves) Med. needs of American's growing aged population featured; case of Ruth Haugin, who lives in northw. Washington, DC neighborhood that has responded to older citizens' needs cited; scenes shown. [HAUGIN - comments.] [Mt. Sinai School of Med. Dr. Robert BUTLER - comments on useful services.] Community programs for aged detailed. [Center for Biomedical Ethics Arthur CAPLAN - says we have not helped them enjoy their lives.] [HAUGIN - discusses her life.]

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Allen, Ron;
Reaves, Gary;
Spencer, Susan

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