ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 13, 1972
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(Studio) Diet pills under FDA (Food and Drug Administration) scrutiny.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) Senator Gaylord Nelson's hearing on diet pills told pills don't do what they promise. [Director Bureau Drugs Dr. Henry SIMMONS - says pills' claim that you can eat all you want and lose weight at same time untrue.] Prescription drugs for dieting should be used with caution since can be dangerous.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson
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