This program is 29 minutes long
(Beijing: Chip Reid) Obama's face-to-face meeting with Chinese leader Hu Jintao & his poll figures featured; scenes shown from Beijing. [OBAMA - speaks about trade, human rights principles & our relationship.] CBS News poll findings on the public's view of the war in Afghanistan, the economy & the stimulus package outlined on screen. The president's next stop in South Korea noted.
(Studio: Jon LaPook) The controversy over recommendations made by an independent task force for cutbacks in mammograms for women over 40 featured; details given about the revolt against the new relaxed screening guidelines, the issue of false positives & costly biopsies in mammography & whether cost was factored in. [Baylor University hospital oncologist Dr. Michael GRANT, patient Rosanna SANDLER, US Preventive Services task force Dr. Dianna PETTITI, NYU Langione medical services breast surgery director Dr. Freya SCHNABEL- offer views on cancer screening.]
(Studio: Katie Couric; Englewood: Jennifer Ashton) The angry reaction of patients to the task force recommendations, what she is telling them & how women are canceling scheduled mammograms discussed.
(Studio: Katie Couric, Jon LaPook) The three possibilities for breast cancer diagnoses & the specifics of the task force recommendations discussed.
(New York: Jeff Glor) The fast growth of the obesity problem examined; various cost figures cited. [Emory University health economist Kenneth THORPE- says obesity drives up health care cost.] [New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Dr. Louis ARONNE- comments on the tsunami of health care cost driven by obesity & related illnesses.] The reasons for obesity discussed.
(Charlotte, North Carolina: Sharyl Attkisson) The compensation for CEOs at charitable organizations examined; details given about the packages for Gloria Pace King of United Way, Wildlife Conservation Society's Steve Sanderson, Inspirational Network's David Cerullo, Boy Scouts of America's Roy Williams, Assn. for Firefighters & Paramedics' Michael Gamboa & Committee for Missing Children's David Thelen. [Georgetown University fellow Pablo EISENBERG- outlines the CEO arguments.] [United Way CEO Jan McINTYRE- comments on her lower pay.]
(Beijing: Celia Hatton) A new generation of capitalistic consumers in China featured; scenes shown from a new Sam's Club store; details given about rising Chinese salaries, the young's spending spree & the success of American businesses like Caterpillar, Nike, KFC, Pizza Hut, General Motors. [Yum Brands China president Sam SU†- talks about growth opportunities.] [Wolf Group Asia CEO David WOLF†- assesses the Asian market.]
(Los Angeles: Ben Tracy) Hotel perks to lure customers in the down economy featured; scenes shown from the Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego, the Beverly Hills Four Seasons & the Hotel Erwin in Venice Beach; hotel occupancy & room rates cited. [Hotel guests Daemon CLARKE, Kerry HITE- comment on the hotel package.] [Four Seasons Hotel general manager Mehdi EFTEKARI, Hotel Erwin general manager Benjamin MALMQUIST- talk about customer experience.] [Hotel Erwin guest Dave KATZBERG- talks about his free tattoo.]