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American Agenda (Medicine: Infertility Treatment) #164858

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 22, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Ken Kashiwahara) The high cost of assisted reproduction for couples having infertility problems and who should pay for it examined; scenes shown of a car wash in Saint Cloud, Florida, to raise funds for infertility treatment, which is often not covered by health insurance. [Infertile women Cathy KOKANOWER, Lynn CONANT - comment on their problems.] The law in Massachusetts requiring insurance to cover infertility treatment noted. [Resolve's Diane ARONSON, Massachusetts Association of HMOs Robert HUGHES, new parent Larry FREY - offer differing opinions on the cost/coverage issue.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Kashiwahara, Ken
Duration:
00:04:20

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