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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 17, 1985
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(Studio) "Journal of American Med. Assn" editorial's concern over spread of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) among heterosexuals noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(NYC) Findings of Walter Reed Army Hospital study indicating AIDS' spread through prostitution examined; details outlined on screen. [Dr. Robert REDFIELD - notes risks in multiple sex partners or prostitution.] [Ctrs. for Disease Control spokesperson Dr. James CURRAN - cites high rates of heterosexually transmitted infections near military installations throughout history.] Walter Reed study noted based on findings of United States troops stationed in Frankfurt, West Germany. [PROSTITUTE - recalls incident with bisexual client.]
REPORTER: Robert Bazell

(Studio) San Antonio health department reported threatening felony chgs. against AIDS victims; details given.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom

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