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Calcium #308902

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 24, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Susan Spencer) Calcium's role as current health craze examined; health benefits and econs. involved considered. [Mary SHERMAN - defs. her daily calcium intake.] [Dr. David McCARRON - believes nation's calcium intake is at crisis.] Rel. between calcium deficiency and osteoporosis noted. [Dr. William PECK - explains effect of calcium deficiency.] [Lillian SHAPIRO - notes her loss of height due to osteoporosis.] [Dr. Everett SMITH - cites inability to reverse disease.] [PECK - advocates adequate intake of calcium.]

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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