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A Closer Look (Reversing Heart Disease) #741098

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 04, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) "Journal of the American Medical Assn." study on heart disease noted; scenes shown from Limone sur Garda,† Italy, where people rarely have heart attacks.

(New York: John McKenzie) The research on a unique form of HDL, the good cholesterol, found in the Italian village examined. [Cleveland Clinic Foundation Dr. Steven NISSEN†, University of Pennsylvania medical school Dr. Daniel RADER†- comment on use of the "good cholesterol" as a therapeutic agent to regress plaque buildup.] [Patient John PIERCE‡- comments on the treatment.]

Jennings, Peter;
McKenzie, John

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