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Medicine: Oat Bran #329553

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 17, 1990
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(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.]

Phillips, Mark;
Rather, Dan

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