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Marketplace Health Desk; May 2000

Stories aired on Marketplace (pm), Marketplace Morning Report (am) or Marketplace Money (w/e) - May 2000 TITLE, REPORTER(S), DATE, RUNTIME 1. Coverage and Quality of Care, Tanya Ott, May 1, 2000 (am), News 2. Nurses, Madge Kaplan, May 2, 2000 (pm), Feature 3. Lifestyle Changes, Health Costs, Tanya Ott, May 3, 2000 (am), News 4. Regulation of GM Food, Helen Palmer, May 3, 2000 (pm), News 5. Resident Hours, Charles Inlander, May 4, 2000 (am), Commentary 6. Care Costs and Outcomes, Tanya Ott, May 8, 2000 (am), News 7. Prescription Expenses, Helen Palmer, May 9, 2000 (am), News 8. Economic Value of Research, Helen Palmer, May 9, 2000 (pm), News 9. Saline-Filled Breast Implants, Tanya Ott, May 11, 2000 (am), News 10. Just One Nurse, Dianne Reinhardt, May 11, 2000 (am), Commentary 11. AIDS Drug Cost Cut in Africa, Tanya Ott, May 11, 2000 (pm), News 12. State Effort to Curb Drug Costs, Helen Palmer, May 12, 2000 (pm), News 13. Florida Tobacco Punitive Phase, Tanya Ott, May 15, 2000 (am), News 14. Failing Hospital Mergers, M. Shuchman, May 15, 2000, Feature 15. Re-Evaluating Saccharine, Tanya Ott, May 16, 2000 (am), News 16. Reusing Single-Use Products, Tanya Ott, May 17, 2000 (am), News 17. Tobacco Ads in Magazines, Helen Palmer, May 17, 2000 (pm), News 18. Tobacco Ads Follow-Up, Helen Palmer, May 18, 2000 (am), News 19. An Apple a Day, Charles Inlander, May 18, 2000 (am), Commentary 20. Tobacco Punitive Phase Opens, Tanya Ott, May 22, 2000 (am), News 21. Unionizing Doctors, Tanya Ott, May 24, 2000 (am), News 22. Extending Patents, Tanya Ott, May 25, 2000 (am), News 23. The Race to Map the Genome, Helen Palmer, May 25, 2000 (am), Feature 24. Insurance Scam Bust, Tanya Ott, May 26, 2000 (am), News 25. California RICO HMO Suit, Helen Palmer, May 26, 2000 (pm), News 26. GM (Genetically Modified) Foods and Bacteria, Tanya Ott, May 30, 2000 (am), News 27. Hype in Science Reporting, Helen Palmer, May 31, 2000 (pm), News Approximate date: May 2000

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Marketplace Health Desk
May 2000
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Series Description: A locally-produced, periodic half-hour program that showcases the wealth of creativity in the Greater boston area. Greater boston arts will feature segments produced by independent filmmakers - spanning the spectrum from major institutions to community arts centers, downtown theatres to rehearsal studios, high art to low - as well as a calendar of upcoming events.

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