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Bodywatch; Twin Reflections

11/07/1986


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Series
Bodywatch
Program
Twin Reflections
Program Number

204

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

BODYWATCH examines the latest research on twins at the University of Minnesota's renowned twin research center, and explores the implications of twin research for the rest of the population. The program observes how twins develop when they are reared together and apart. Featured is an interview with a set of twins from Scotland who met for the first time by accident after 64 years of separation, and discovered amazing similarities in their lives.

Duration

00:31:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Health
Citation
Chicago: “Bodywatch; Twin Reflections,” 11/07/1986, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 2, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AD7EAFF551AE45798CAFF60441E0B49C.
MLA: “Bodywatch; Twin Reflections.” 11/07/1986. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 2, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AD7EAFF551AE45798CAFF60441E0B49C>.
APA: Bodywatch; Twin Reflections. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AD7EAFF551AE45798CAFF60441E0B49C
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