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Medicine: Measles #332533

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 04, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(San Francisco: John Blackstone) Increasing number of measles cases in United States examined; details given of why disease is making a comeback; scenes shown of deathly ill children. [Los Angeles Children's Hospital Dr. Wilbert MASON - says these are sick children.] [California Health Department Dr. Loring DALES - says measles kills.] [Boston, Massachusetts, school OFFICIAL - comments on quarantine of school due to measles outbreak.] [Oakland Children's Hospital Sandra Jo HAMMER - comments on people who do not immunize their children.] [Alameda County, California, Health Department's Dr. Robert BENJAMIN - says this situation could have been prevented.]

Blackstone, John;
Rather, Dan

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