NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 09, 2004
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(New York: Robert Bazell) Acomplia, a new drug that helps people lose weight & quit smoking, featured; study results cited; details given of how the drug interrupts the pleasure system in the brain. [Acomplia users Karen HELMUT‡, Bob BERKMAN‡- comment.] [New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Dr. Louis ARONNE†- says this may be the model for the future treatment of obesity & cardiovascular disease.] [University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Dr. Robert ANTHENELLI†- comments on demand for the product.]
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