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Hepatitis / Bad Strawberries / Food Safety #618082

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 03, 1997
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reports introduced.

(Los Angeles: George Lewis) Mass inoculations for students in California who may have been exposed to hepatitis spread by an Agriculture Department strawberry dessert outlined; new details that the fruit company Andrews and Williamson sold strawberries to commercial reprocessors that went to the public given. [Dr. Helen DUPLESSIS, MOTHER, strawberry grower Scott DEARDORFF - comment on the strawberry poisoning.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reports introduced.

(New York: Robert Bazell) The question of food safety in the United States examined; details given of the different kinds of sicknesses attributed to bad food. [CDC (Centers for Disease Control) Dr. Stephen OSTROFF, National Food Processors Association Jeff BARACH, Dr. Dennis OLSON - talk about the new hazards in the nation's food supply.]

Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom;
Lewis, George

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