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Cancer Risks #55325

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 22, 1978
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(Studio) Cancer links to various items noted; report examines facts known about cancer and its causes. Dr. Barry Commoner's research group at Washington U. in Saint Louis given as example of scientists' continuing research into cancers. Controversy over testing methods detailed. [COMMONER - discusses research findings and use of synthetic chemicals in food processing.] FDA (Food and Drug Administration) statement cited that public should be aware of total body burden; this explained. [COMMONER - says there's no accurate way to measure cancer risks.]
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Reporter(s):
Walters, Barbara
Duration:
00:03:00

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