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In Depth (Alzheimer's Disease) #617994

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 23, 1997
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) A "New England Journal of Medicine" report that consumption of vitamin E slows the progression of Alzheimer's disease outlined. [Daughter Gayle ANYAN - talks about her parents who both suffer from the disease.] [Columbia University Mary SANO, Alzheimer's Association Edward TRUSCHKE - comment on the vitamin E and the prescription drug Eldepryl studies.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The story of newspaper reporter and Alzheimer's patient Stuart Aubrey presented in his own words. [AUBREY - tells of being diagnosed with the disease and what he is experiencing.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert

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