CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 11, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Washington: Rita Braver) Government's plans to crack down on drug companies that are exploiting the American obsession with beauty featured; details given of cases in which drug manufacturers are promoting secondary uses of products such as Retin-A and collagen. [FDA commissioner Dr. David KESSLER - comments.] [In testimony, Retin-A user Nancy MEADER, collagen user Jane KING - describe their medical problems.] [University of Illinois College of Medicine Dr. Lawrence SOLOMON - testifies about the influence of pharmaceutical houses on doctors.]
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