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Eye on America (DNA) Part I #723006

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 27, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(No location given: Wyatt Andrews) New cutting edge medical treatment for genetic diseases based on DNA & diet examined; details given about how customizing one's diet can extend one's life. [Mother Donna UPCHURCH††- says her daughter has gluteric acedemia type one†† that can be treated by diet.] [Tufts University Dr. Jose ORDOVAZ††- says the science is "nutrigenomics"; notes some people do not respond to low-fat diet because of genetics; explains we need to feed our genes.] [Patient Patrice RIDER††- talks about her low-fat diet.] [Tufts University researcher Dr. Joel MASON††- talks about folate foods & colon cancer.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Andrews, Wyatt
Duration:
00:02:50

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