MODERN DIET FORMULATION HAS ROOTS IN ANTIQUITY

Worldwide Online Open House Addresses Consumer Questions Through Interactive Sessions With Healthcare Experts

FEED DATE: Wednesday, June 23, 1999
FEED TIME: 2:00pm — 2:30pm (Eastern)
Telstar 4 (C-Band)
Transponder 6
Dual Audio 6.2 & 6.8

BACKGROUND:

Summer means warmer weather, lighter clothing and millions of Americans trying to lose weight!

The most popular herbal weight-loss dietary supplement contains as its main ingredient an herb that has been used for its health benefits in traditional Chinese Medicine for 5,000 years!

This Orbis Medical News Special Report includes information about the use of this traditional medicine with 20th century research to help millions shed unwanted pounds!

According to the American Heart Association, obesity is a leading cause of heart disease, which kills 300 thousand Americans every year.

Experts say the toughest part about losing weight and keeping it off is finding the right program for you.

INTERVIEWS INCLUDE:

  • Dr. Brian First, an internist specializing in obesity and weight loss. Dr. First discusses an effective way to lose weight using a natural product.
  • A person who has struggled with her weight frankly discusses the challenges, and the solution

B-ROLL INCLUDES:

  • Lifestyle footage of interview subjects
  • Dr. First with a patient
  • Dr. First in his office
  • B-roll of the Chinese Herb

For more information, please contact Sharon Sullivan at 312-942-1199 ext. 191. To request a hardcopy, call 312-942-1199 ext.285.