Jarvik May Have Used Body Double in Ads

A congressional committee believes the creator of the first artificial heart may have misled viewers by using a body double in advertisements for a popular cholesterol drug he endorses. Dr. Robert Jarvik has worked as a spokesperson for the top-selling anti-cholesterol drug Lipitor. Congressional investigators believe a body double was hired to make Jarvik look more athletic in television ads for the drug, according to the committee. In one commercial, Jarvik rows across the water in a...Full Story
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