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Children and Herpes #540128

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 09, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Bethesda, Maryland) Society's paranoia about, and psychological impact on, young children with herpes examined; Maryland case cited as example [WOMAN - fears for her children.] [Teachers' union president Tom PAOLINO - explains legal effort to keep child out of school.] [Victim's FATHER - is pleased with court order allowing son in school.] Similar cases in Iowa, California described. [Dr. Stephen STRAUS - explains relative lack of risk.]
REPORTER: Jamie Gangel

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Gangel, Jamie
Duration:
00:01:50

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