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Bodywatch; Why Am I So Tired?

03/30/1987


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Series
Bodywatch
Program
Why Am I So Tired?
Program Number

217

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

Fatigue is one of the most common reasons people seek medical advice. BODYWATCH looks at the mounting evidence that a wide range of subtle physiological and psychological factors-- hypoglycemia, PMS and Epstein-Barr virus among them -- may cause chronic fatigue. The program examines the latest research on fatigue, talks to sufferers, physicians and support groups and explores the possibility that some causes of chronic fatigue may be untreatable.

Duration

00:28:52

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Health
Citation
Chicago: “Bodywatch; Why Am I So Tired?,” 03/30/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BAD3FBE9EAFE4CE4BEE34AD0D4A9142A.
MLA: “Bodywatch; Why Am I So Tired?.” 03/30/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BAD3FBE9EAFE4CE4BEE34AD0D4A9142A>.
APA: Bodywatch; Why Am I So Tired?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BAD3FBE9EAFE4CE4BEE34AD0D4A9142A
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