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Focus (Medicine: Complementary Treatment) #609722

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Oct 05, 1996
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Durham, North Carolina: Kenley Jones) The use of the mind and spirit to bolster the therapeutic value of traditional medicine examined; Duke University videos shown of a lung transplant patient using "healing touch therapy" and of a heart surgery patient using the technique of "anodyne imagery." [Casey CLONINGER, Duke University Medical Center CEO Dr. Ralph SNYDERMAN, Duke pathologist Dr. Larry BURK, Duke psychiatrist Dr. Harold KOENIG - talk about alternatives to science alone.] Duke studies on spirituality and humor and medicine noted.

Jones, Kenley;
Williams, Brian

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