Update on Anthrax Cases


David Kessler
* Dean of the Medical School at Yale University
* Former Commissioner for the Food and Drug Administration

Other Guests: TBA

The Centers for Disease Control have confirmed that a New York hospital worker has inhalation anthrax. New York health officials say she is "fighting for her life." There are now nine confirmed case of respiratory anthrax in America. On the next Talk of the Nation, Neal Conan talks with medical experts about what you should be doing to keep safe. That's on Talk of the Nation from NPR News.



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