ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 23, 1973
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(Studio) Dr. Robert C. Atkins diet book causes controversy. American Medical Association challenges book. $7.5 million suit filed against Atkins and publisher by man who had heart attack after following book's recommendations.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(NYC) Atkins diet allows all high protein foods to be eaten in unlimited quantities. [President American College Nutrition Dr. Seymour HALPERN - says Atkins diet is dangerous.] [Dr. Robert ATKINS - says diet harmless.] Some dieters say Atkins diet works, some say it doesn't.
REPORTER: Roger Grimsby
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