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Medicine: Flu Season #743201

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 04, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The urgent public health problem with this year's flu season introduced.

(Denver: Bill Redeker) The flu outbreak centered in Colorado featured; statistics cited; details given about shortages of flu vaccines. [Kaiser Permanente Dr. Eric FRANCE†, Colorado department of public health Dr. Ned CALONGE†- cite the number of flu cases.] [In Everett, Washington, Dr. Mary MYERS†; CDC Dr. Scott HARPER†- comment on flu shots.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings; Boston: Tim Johnson) The importance of the flu shot & why kids should be getting the vaccine discussed.

Jennings, Peter;
Redeker, Bill;
Johnson, Tim

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