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The Roles of Plants in Sustaining Health

Special | 1h 11m 43s

Irwin Goldman, Associate Professor, Department of Horticulture, UW-Madison Learn about the dual use of food and the health values of natural foods in comparison to pharmaceutical drugs. Irwin Goldman talks about studies that have been done to test the health benefits of onions and garlic, and discusses how different cultures, currently and historically, use plants for medicinal purposes.

Aired: 04/09/08

Rating: TV-G

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