‘Katie Couric Show’ Episode Guide (Aug. 27): Breakthrough Paralysis Research

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‘Katie Couric Show’ Episode Guide (Aug. 27): Breakthrough Paralysis Research

On today’s episode of the syndicated “Katie,” learn about the new breakthrough research that is helping paralysis patients receive life-altering implants to rehabilitate movement in their legs, hips and toes. Plus, Katie sits down with the children of the late Christopher Reeve, who discuss how their father’s efforts of raising millions for spinal cord injuries are now being carried on by them.

Then, actor Alan Thicke opens up to Katie about his legendary television career, how he landed his role on the hit series “Growing Pains,” and his new reality series “Unusually Thicke.”

And later, “The Biggest Loser” trainer Bob Harper prepares a whole day’s worth of recipes and reveals how to lose weight fast.

Katie Couric is an award-winning journalist, best-selling author and popular TV personality. In addition to hosting the nationally syndicated program “Katie,” Couric is also a member of the ABC News team. “Katie” is executive-produced by Katie Couric and Michael Morrison. Co-executive producers are Kathy Samuels and Michael Bass and the program is distributed by Disney-ABC Domestic Television.

Disney-ABC Domestic Television has renewed “Katie” among its existing stations in over 95% of the country for its second season (2013-2014), including the ABC Owned station group. The daytime talker also airs on leading stations from broadcast groups including Allbritton Communications, Belo Corporation, Cox Media Group, Gannett Broadcasting, Hearst Television, LIN Broadcasting, Media General, Meredith, Raycom, Scripps Howard Broadcasting, Sinclair and Young Broadcasting, among others.

To watch the nationally syndicated “Katie,” be sure to check your local listings for the time period in your market.

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