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Living in the Shadows (Medical Information) Part I #886572

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 25, 2008
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) National Inst. for Literacy statistics on illiteracy in America cited.

(Shipley, Florida: Pierre Thomas) The medical implications of being illiterate examined; examples cited. [Illiterate woman Monica BAXLEY†- comments on her secret.] [Northwestern University Dr. David BAKER†- says it is a life or death issue because literacy affects your health.] [For AMA Foundation, film producer Toni CORDELL-SEIPLE†, working mother Betty WALKER†- comment on not knowing medical things.] [National Inst. for Literacy Sandra BAXTER†- comments on the problem.]

(Studio: Charles Gibson) Tomorrow's segment on illiteracy previewed.

Gibson, Charles;
Thomas, Pierre

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