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American's Vital Signs / The Oats Craze #568464

NBC Evening News for Monday, May 15, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Boston, Massachusetts: Fred Briggs) Latest health craze reported oat bran; benefits of eating oat bran listed. [Harvard School of Public Health Dr. Lillian CHEUNG - says eating oat bran lowers blood cholesterol.] [Quaker Oats Company spokesperson Ron BOTTRELL - comments on increase in demand.] [Center for Science in the Public Int. spokesperson Bonnie LIEBMAN - comments on oat bran being added to junk food.] [Arrowhead Mills spokesperson Boyd FOSTER - comments on business] [CHEUNG - says eating oat bran is just part of system whereby cholesterol can be lowered.]

Briggs, Fred;
Brokaw, Tom

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