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Special Report (Cancer) #484026

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 28, 1975
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(Studio) Report on cancer.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(No location given) Film shown of cancer cells. 1 of 4 Americans stricken with cancer; 2 of 3 will die. Cancer cut out, burned out and drugged out, Cancer found earlier and treated with better tools.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(Memphis, Tennessee) Children at Saint Jude's Hospital shown. In 90% of children with leukemia, it'll disappear.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(No location given) [National Cancer Institute Dr. Robert YOUNG - says little dent in most cancers.] Breast tumor operation shown. Breast cancer #1 killer of women. 8 of 10 will survive if detected early enough. [Guttman Institution Dr. Philip STRAX - says can cure breast cancer when found early.] Breast exam. shown. [New York City Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital Dr. Edward BEATTY - says cancer serious disease, but is curable.]
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(Bethesda, Maryland) Many doctors feel they've gone as far as they can with present treatment and progress to be made only from labs.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(Studio) World Health Organization says breast cancer kills 250,000 women annually.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Jamieson, Bob

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