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NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 13, 1995
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Boston: Robert Bazell) A 1970 finding by Dr. Kelmer McCauley that high levels of homocysteine play a part in heart disease as well as high cholesterol that is now proven to be correct featured. [McCAULEY - tells of being forced off the Harvard Medical School faculty because his idea offended the "establishment".] [Tufts University Dr. Paul JACQUES, Dr. Jacob SELHUB - comment on the body chemical homocysteine.] [Harvard University School of Public Health Dr. Meir STAMPFER - admits McCauley was ahead of his time.]

Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom

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