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In Depth (Health: Vitamins) #609304

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 01, 1996
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(Washington: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(New York: Robert Bazell) Whether the taking of vitamins and dietary supplements actually benefit one's health examined; details given of the placebo effect taking vitamins has on users. [Beverly and Jerry MIDDLEMAN, Dr. Victor HERBERT, Dr. Jeffrey BLOOMBERG, Dr. Charles HENNEKENS - offer differing opinions on the health benefits from vitamins and supplements.]

(Washington: Bob Kur) The business of herbal nutrients and the possible benefits outlined. The lapse in FDA (Food and Drug Administration) regulation of herbal nutrients reported. [Health store employee Mike HENNESSY, Center for Science in the Public Interest Bruce SILVERGLADE, retired government botanist James DUKE - talk about the products.]

Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom;
Kur, Bob

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