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Bodywatch; Whole Truth Diet, The

02/20/1987


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Series
Bodywatch
Program
Whole Truth Diet, The
Program Number

212

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

As "get thin quick" diets proliferate, it's hard to understand why so many people are overweight. BODYWATCH pinpoints five of the most popular diets, looks at their advantages and liabilities and teaches viewers how to distinguish sound nutritional advice from harmful fads.

Duration

00:28:01

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Health
Citation
Chicago: “Bodywatch; Whole Truth Diet, The,” 02/20/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C1B44A7BEA084FC6BA40D82DDDA56CA8.
MLA: “Bodywatch; Whole Truth Diet, The.” 02/20/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C1B44A7BEA084FC6BA40D82DDDA56CA8>.
APA: Bodywatch; Whole Truth Diet, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C1B44A7BEA084FC6BA40D82DDDA56CA8
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