NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 18, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles, California: Noah Nelson) Rise in births of infants born to drug- addicted mothers and health implications for such babies examined; scenes shown. [Dr. Xylina BEAN - feels phenomenon is manifestation of cntry.'s incrd. use of drugs as a whole; describes physical effect on babies.] Programs aimed at helping mothers and infants stay together examined. [Marie MUNOZ - acknowledges guilt over effects of her addiction on baby.]
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