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Medicine: Women, Weight and Heart Disease Study #331941

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 28, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Susan Spencer) Eight-year study to be published in "The New England Journal of Medicine" reported concluding that women who are overweight greatly increase their risk of heart disease; details of study outlined. [Nurse Judy HOGAN - comments on her weight problem.] [Brigham and Women's Hospital Dr. JoAnn MANSON, Columbia University School of Public Health Dr. Steven SHEA, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center Dr. DeWitt GOODMAN - explain significance of study.] Hogan noted enrolled in physician-supervised weight loss program.

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan
Duration:
00:02:20

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