Bodywatch; Beyond Calcium
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- Beyond Calcium
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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
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BODYWATCH separates fact from fiction about this much touted trace mineral, examining the growing popularity of calcium supplements which claim to prevent osteoporosis. The program also explores how other factors, such as hormones and exercise, can play a key role in adding strength to bones. Also, a look at other trace minerals and bone-strengthening exercises.
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- Chicago: “Bodywatch; Beyond Calcium,” 03/12/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed August 23, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AB7AD40BFD89496D8527A58EB7E27411.
- MLA: “Bodywatch; Beyond Calcium.” 03/12/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. August 23, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AB7AD40BFD89496D8527A58EB7E27411>.
- APA: Bodywatch; Beyond Calcium. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AB7AD40BFD89496D8527A58EB7E27411