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Health Care / Facts & Fears #942917

CNN Evening News for Friday, Aug 14, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The Twitter battle between Senators Arlen Specter & Charles Grassley over health care reform noted.

(Atlanta: Sanjay Gupta) The question of whether health care reform means rationing examined by looking at a tale of three sisters, Thelma, Carolyn & Helen; details given about what is in the bill about end of life decisions; scenes shown from Southern Regional Hospital in Atlanta. [Had surgery, Carolyn McCOY - worries about how older people will have to wait for surgery.] [Emory University health care expert Ken THORPE†- says there is bad information being put out there by opponents of reform.] [Southern Regional Hospital surgeon Dr. Radakrishnan NAIR†- talks about patient care.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Gupta, Sanjay
Duration:
00:03:40

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