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American Medical Association / Liquid Protein Diets / Health Food Dangers #54665

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 11, 1978
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(Studio) Decr. in liquid protein diet sales since reports of deaths connected with its use have come out noted. "Journal of the American Med. Association" ("JAMA") warning against use stated.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Chicago, Illinois) Dr. Robert Linn's book, "The Last Chance Diet", mentioned; is noted that he advises physician's supervision but that many apparently aren't getting it. "JAMA" reports on deaths of several from suspected liquid protein diet-connected causes and American Medical Association editorial on dangers of diet detailed.
REPORTER: Ron Miller

(Studio) JAMA's warning about dangers of health food items reported Camomile tea dangers given as example
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Reporter(s):
Miller, Ron;
Robinson, Max
Duration:
00:01:40

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