NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 03, 1984
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(Studio) Recent death of runner Jim Fixx recalled raising questions about safety of vigorous exercise.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Chapel Hill, North Carolina) Findings of "New England Journal of Medicine's" study on health risks and benefits associated with heavy exercising discussed; death of Connie Moss cited as example [Carole MOSS - recalls husband's death.] [Dr. David SISCOVICK - believes benefits of exercising outweigh risks.]
REPORTER: Robert Bazell
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