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LifeLine (Alzheimer’s Disease) #746168

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 13, 2004
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Predictions for an increase of Alzheimer’s disease patients cited.

(Arlington, Virginia: Robert Bazell) A report in conjunction with “Newsweek” magazine on steps being taken to ward off Alzheimer’s presented; details given about the benefits of vitamins & physical & mental exercise. [Patient’s wife Kathy FEATHERSTONE‡- comments on her husband’s illness and how she is trying to prevent it.] [Massachusetts General Hospital Professor Rudolph TANZI†- says cholesterol & obesity can be considered as factors for Alzheimer’s.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Bazell, Robert

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