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Boomer Bodies (Arthritis: Backs) Part III #875072

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 10, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) CDC statistics on arthritis in American adults cited. The continuation of a four-part series on the medical treatments for aging baby boomers introduced.

(Studio: Jon LaPook) A new option for back pain treatment featured; diagram shown of osteoarthritis and of the "biowave pain blocker" treatment; details given about the treatment process. [Back pain sufferers golf pro Bob CARMARONEK‡, mother Kim PAUL; Indiana River Medical Center Dr. Johnny BENJAMIN†, Beth Israel Medical Center Dr. Peter McCANN†- talk about back treatment.] The studies on glucosamine chondroitin†† for arthritis treatment discussed.

(Studio: Katie Couric) Tomorrow's segment on a modern way to exercise previewed.

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
LaPook, Jon
Duration:
00:03:40

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