NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 15, 2006
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(Studio: Campbell Brown) Report introduced.
(New York: Robert Bazell) A study showing that men with prostate cancer often receive unnecessary surgery or radiation treatment reviewed; statistics cited. [University of California at San Francisco Dr. Peter CARROLL- notes many men with small tumors are getting too much treatment.] [Prostate Oncology Specialists Dr. Mark SCHOLZ- explains the overreaction.] [Prostate cancer patient Larry CANO- worries about side effects; comments on his decision to have hormone therapy.]
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