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Weekend Perspective (Herbal Remedies) #394642

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 16, 2000
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(Studio: Sharyl Attkisson) The trend towards using herbal remedies for children's ailments examined. [Herbal remedy user Janet MANDELL - recounts her daughter's symptoms.] [Herbs Etc. president Daniel GAGNON - raises the safety issues; talks about formulating herbs.] [CDC (Centers for Disease Control) Dr. Rossanne PHILEN - questions whether herbs are harmful because not all natural products are safe.] The lack of regulations for herbal products outlined. [Mother of ephedra victim Karen SCHLENDORF - says her son died after taking the herbal supplement ephedra.]

Attkisson, Sharyl

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