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The Brian Lehrer Show

Understanding Women and Alcoholics Anonymous

Wednesday, July 03, 2013

Gabrielle Glaser, journalist and author of Her Best Kept Secret: Why Women Drink—And How They Can Regain Control discusses how one violent offender took advantage of the organization to target vulnerable women within the community.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Cost of Mammograms: Our Findings

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

The Brian Lehrer Show and Clear Health Costs partnered to bring transparency to health costs by asking you to report on the price of your last routine mammogram. Jeanne Pinder, founder and CEO of Clear Health Costs, discusses the data we've collected and what it tells us.

 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Is Obamacare on Schedule?

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Deadlines for the rollout of the Affordable Care Act are approaching. We check in on the progress with Sarah Kliff, health policy reporter for the Washington Post and Wonkblog. Plus: a followup on our crowdsourcing projects around the cost of birth control pills and mammograms. How much will Obamacare change the cost of women's health?

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WNYC News

New NY Law Seeks to Shed Light on Hazy Mammograms

Sunday, July 29, 2012

New York has become the fourth state to issue new guidelines to mammography providers, requiring they tell patients about a common, but ambiguous problem.

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WNYC News

New Federal Rules Aim to Expand Health Coverage for Women

Monday, August 01, 2011

Federal health officials have announced new regulations that would require insurers to cover a range of preventive care services for women without co-payments or deductibles, including contraception. The new rules would go into effect in January 2013.

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