Are You Doomed By Bad Genes? Pfizer's Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D. Explains What Your Family's Health History May Mean For You.
by Dr. Phil Staffon
PlayingAre You Doomed By Bad Genes? Pfizer's Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D. Explains What Your Family's Health History May Mean For You.
Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, Chief Medical Officer of Pfizer, offers important information for maintaining your health. For more information from Dr. Lewis-Hall, visit: www.GetHealthyStayHealthy.com.
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