Search the Archive

Medicine: Oat Bran #329553

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 17, 1990
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Mark Phillips) Study in the "New England Journal of Medicine" reported asserting that oat bran in diet may not necessarily lower serum cholesterol levels; details given; scenes shown. [Brigham and Women's Hospital Dr. Frank SACKS - comments on oat bran fad.] [George Washington University Medical Center Dr. John LaROSA - says people should limit amount of saturated fat in their diets.] Cereal companies' use of oat bran in advertising noted. [Quaker Oats Stephen INK - defends company.]

Reporter(s):
Phillips, Mark;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:01:50

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.