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Medicine: Swine Flu / Older Americans #960035

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 03, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: Robert Bazell) A "Journal of the American Medical Assn." study on the risk of H1N1/swine flu for older people reviewed; statistics cited; photo shown of victim Gail Stapleton††; statistics on hospitalizations and deaths cited; scenes shown of a vaccine line. [California Department of Public Health Dr. Janice LOUIE†- notes the elderly often ended up dying.] [CDC’s Dr. Thomas FRIEDEN†- says most affected are under 65.] [White House press secretary Robert GIBBS – comments on the wait for the vaccine.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Bazell, Robert
Duration:
00:02:00

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