NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 04, 2000
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Robert Hager) A new way of determining the risk of high blood pressure by examining the systolic number in the blood pressure reading reported. [Rush Presbyterian Medical Center Dr. Henry BLACK - says the higher number is a better predictor of hypertension risk.] [Brooklyn Hospital Center Dr. Richard STEIN - talks about lowering the systolic reading.] [Patient Eve WEINBERG - says she takes three medications.]
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