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Substance Abuse By Women / Report #370269

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 05, 1996
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(Studio: Dan Rather) The growing health crisis of substance abuse by women noted.

(New York: Edie Magnus) The firestorm of protest over the skeletal look of magazine models these days featured; scenes shown of the now popular "anorexic look" by runway models and details give of the blaming of the fashion industry for young women's depression over their weight. [Author Mary PIPER - says the influence of today's media is profound.] [Seventeen magazine editor Caroline MILLER - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Magnus, Edie;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:40

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