NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 23, 1984
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Boston, Massachusetts) Plight of Andrew and Kim Rulo in providing medical care for their daughter, who suffers from severe birth defects examined; New Hampshire reported not considering child eligible for Medicaid program due to current regulations. Background to family's situation examined. [Welfare administration Mary Anne BROSHEK - cites inability of any state to provide help to everyone.] Child's deformities said correctable with surgery. [Dr. Preston BLACK - describes child's achievable condition by adolescence.] [Andrew and Kim RULO - are discouraged.]
REPORTER: Fred Briggs
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