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Medicine: Breast Cancer / Screening #961282

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 19, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) The reaction to the mixed messages about breast cancer screening featured; footage shown from a 1997 NBC report on mammography; yesterday’s statement from HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius quoted. [St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Dr. Rand STACK†- says it’s going to cost women’s lives.] [On the street, 2 WOMEN – react.] [Representative Marsha BLACKBURN†- talks about moving toward rationing.] [National Women’s Health Network Cindy PEARSON†- supports the new guidelines.] [Center for Medical Consumers Maryann NAPOLI†- says Sebelius distanced herself to save health care reform.] [Waiting for a mammogram, WOMAN – says it’s confusing.]

Williams, Brian;
Snyderman, Nancy

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