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.