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In Depth (Women: Birth Control and Breast Cancer) #613190

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 28, 1996
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reports on women's health introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) Formal endorsement of the use of birth control pills as a morning after fixer for possible pregnancies featured; details given of how to use the pill for pregnancy termination. [Dr. Stanley ZINBERG, Family Research Council Kristi HAMRICK, Dr. Willa BROWN - offer different opinions on a morning after pill.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Kelly O'Donnell) The lack of coverage for post-mastectomy reconstructive surgery by greedy insurance companies examined; details given; statistics cited. [City of Hope Medical Center Dr. James ANDERSEN, breast cancer survivors Deborah ROSENBERGER, Sandy MARTIN, Sherith PEREZ - tell of the importance of breast reconstruction.] Statement from the Health Insurance Association of America on state laws quoted.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert;
O'Donnell, Kelly
Duration:
00:05:10

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