ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 31, 1997
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.
(New York: John McKenzie) Report in the New England Journal of Medicine on the lack of conclusive data on weight loss and life expectancy examined; stunning editorial on the "limited, fragmentary and often ambiguous" evidence and the fruitlessness of weight loss schemes. [University of Chicago John BAILAR, University of Virginia professor Glenn GAESSER - outlines the finding on weight and health.]
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