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USSR Med. Remedies #292677

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 08, 1983
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(Studio) Report on popular USSR remedies.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(N. Caucasus Mts.) Details given of Soviet liking for health remedies from medicinal mud and waters. Pyatigorsk, in Caucasus Mts., noted as one center for such treatments. Study of medicinal springs and mud named, noted. Institution of Resortology said to confer degrees in study of resorts. Alleged effects of mud and waters described; lack of West style medical care noted. The Drinking Gallery in Pyatigorsk and Black Sea mentioned.

McNeill, Don;
Rather, Dan

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