Autopsy: The Last Hours of...: Karen Carpenter Re-Examined

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Karen Carpenter was the voice of a generation. As one half of The Carpenters her melodic voice and heartfelt songs won her millions of fans worldwide. But her life was dogged by ill health, with rumours of eating disorders and addictions to prescription medications. And on the morning of February 4th 1983 Karen was found unconscious on her bedroom floor. Attempts to resuscitate her failed and at 09:51am Karen Carpenter was pronounced dead. She was just 32 years of age. World renowned forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Hunter is scrutinizing the autopsy and other medical records to solve the mystery of why she died so young.