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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Obesity statistics given.
(New York: Mike Jensen) The controversial no-fat substitute Olestra, or Olean which can cause abdominal cramping, diarrhea and wash nutrients from the body featured; details given of Procter and Gamble's new test marketing of the product in chips. ["Advertising Age" magazine Judann POLLACK, Proctor and Gamble manager Casey KELLEY, Center for Science in the Public Interest Michael JACOBSON, Procter and Gamble scientist Greg ALLGOOD, COMEDIAN, two CONSUMERS - offer differing opinions on Olestra.]
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(New York: Robert Bazell) The national obsession with fat examined; details given of the three kinds of fat. [Harvard School of Public Health Dr. Walter WILLETT, Brigham and Women's Hospital Dr. Meir STAMPFER - comment on the different types of fat.]
- Bazell, Robert;
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Jensen, Mike
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