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Cheney's Heart / Interview (Part I) #1053879

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013
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(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) The new book from former Vice President Dick Cheney, "Heart," about his long battle with heart disease, introduced; details given about his various heart treatments, his long-time smoking, his first heart attack at 37, his 2000 heart attack, the potential terrorist attack on his heart pacemaker. [In "60 Minutes" interview, CHENEY - recalls drawing up a letter of resignation in case it was necessary for health reasons; comments on his health now since his transplant, getting presidential cigarettes, surgeon Dr. Denton Cooley sending a letter to presidential candidate George Bush guaranteeing his heart health, the stress on September 11, 2001, the "Homeland" portrayal of a possible terrorism attack.] [Cheney's doctor Jonathan REINER††- talks about Cheney's potassium levels and pacemaker.]
Gupta, Sanjay

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