CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 04, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Washington: Susan Spencer) Researchers reported warning Americans against unsupervised use of liquid diets. [Ed KOCH - says he is going to lose weight.] [Diet specialist Dr. George BLACKBURN - explains sudden death among dieters.] Talk show host Oprah Winfrey's liquid diet success recalled; scenes shown of New York City councilman Richard Dreyfuss drinking his liquid diet mixture. [Diet specialist Dr. Wayne CALLOWAY - says liquid diets are not for everyone.] Researchers noted asserting that diet must accompany complete change in lifestyle in order to work safely.
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