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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 13, 2002
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(New York: Monica Novotny) Investigation into whether babies born in New York City after September 11 were injured by exposure to air pollutants from the World Trade Center site examined; details given of the pregnancy study. [Newborn's mother Jill STRICKMAN-RIPPS - says she obsessed about events.] [Mt. Sinai Medical Center Dr. Trudy BERKOWITZ- says this was an unprecedented event leading to chemical exposure and psychological trauma for the pregnant women.]

Holt, Lester;
Novotny, Monica

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