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Diet wars

Author: John Palfreman; Stephen Talbot; PBS Video.; VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia.
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [2005, 2004]
Edition/Format:   Video   Visual material   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the social, cultural & dietary factors that led to the fattening of America, and examines how the medical & diet industries responded to consumers' desire to lose weight. The dizzying array of weight loss programs & diets are often contradictory.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Palfreman; Stephen Talbot; PBS Video.; VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia.
OCLC Number: 123391193
Notes: Originally broadcast in 2004.
Performer(s): Correspondent: Steve Talbot.
Description: 1 streaming video file (60 min.) : digital, MP4 file, sound, color
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; Online video system requirements: QuickTime 7 player (or equivalent).
Other Titles: Frontline (Television program)
Responsibility: written, produced and directed by John Palfreman.

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Explores the social, cultural & dietary factors that led to the fattening of America, and examines how the medical & diet industries responded to consumers' desire to lose weight. The dizzying array of weight loss programs & diets are often contradictory.

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