Hard of hearing. Born at Montreal, Canada; B.A. (1957) and M.D. (1963) from the University of California, Los Angeles. On the faculty of the University of Southern California Medical School from 1970 on; health commentator on the NBC-TV Today show beginning in 1976; wrote Feeling Fine (1977) and Help Yourself to Better Health (1980).
Who's Who in America, 1984-1985, vol.2, p.3317.
13 July 1936-