WGBH Openvault

Bodywatch; Inheriting Alcoholism


License Clip

More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email archive_requests@wgbh.org.

Undigitized item: Request Digitization

Untranscribed item: Request Transcription

Series
Bodywatch
Program
Inheriting Alcoholism
Program Number

407

Series Description

Series host: Dr. James H. "Red" Duke, Jr., Texas physician and professor of surgery. Health correspondent: Dr. Holly Atkinson, physician and medical journalist. Commentator: T George Harris, editor-in-chief, "American Health" magazine. Program format: Magazine-style; each program is focused on a single health theme and includes feature stories as well as a commentary. Series release date: 1986

Program Description

Series Host: Dr. James "Red" Duke, Health correspondent: Dr. Holy Atkinson, Commentator: T. George Harris Children of alcoholics bear a double burden: they must endure the consequences of their parents' excessive behavior as well as the strong possibility of adopting that behavior themselves. Even when not raised by their biological parents, children of alcoholics run four times the risk of becoming abusers.

Duration

00:34:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Health
Citation
Chicago: “Bodywatch; Inheriting Alcoholism,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0527D01858644A79ACD55D7AA17BE648.
MLA: “Bodywatch; Inheriting Alcoholism.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0527D01858644A79ACD55D7AA17BE648>.
APA: Bodywatch; Inheriting Alcoholism. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0527D01858644A79ACD55D7AA17BE648
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.