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Medicine: Prenatal Care #331533

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 04, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Program that links prenatal care in Rhode Island to the state lottery featured; scenes shown from Pawtucket, Rhode Island; case of young mother Sarah Scutorio cited as example of hospitals' efforts to reach pregnant women at early stages. [Memorial Hospital Dr. Larry CULPEPPER - says we want to see pregnant women early.] Use of lottery tie-in as incentive to get women into prenatal care program detailed. [Senator Jay ROCKEFELLER - describes costs of long-term care for sick babies.] [Infant Mortality Commission Rae GRAD - explains why some women do not get prenatal care.] [SCUTORIO - talks about learning.]

Chung, Connie

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