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Marketplace Health Desk; May 1999

Stories aired on Marketplace (pm), Marketplace Morning Report (am) or Marketplace Money (w/e) - May 1999 TITLE, REPORTER(S), DATE, RUNTIME Benefits, Frazier-Booth, Kimberly, 5/3/1999 (am), 0:00:59 Columbia/HCA, Mozee, Carta, 5/3/1999 (am), 0:01:01 The War on Cancer, Palmer, Helen, 5/5/1999 (pm), 0:05:51 Medicare, Inlander, Charles, 5/6/1999 (am), 0:03:20 AIDS Prevention in Africa, Palmer, Helen, 5/6/1999 (pm), 0:01:33 Stethoscope, Frazier-Booth, Kimberly, 5/7/1999 (am), 0:01:01 Xenical, Frazier-Booth, Kimberly, 5/11/1999 (am), 0:01:37 The FDA and the Internet, Frazier-Booth, Kimberly, 5/12/1999 (am), 0:01:01 Texas Tobacco, Richard, Chris, 5/13/1999 (am), 0:01:26 The Dangers of Liposuction, Frazier-Booth, Kimberly, 5/13/1999 (am), 0:01:00 Prozac Infomercials, Palmer, Helen, 5/13/1999 (pm), 0:01:36 World Bank Report onTobacco, Palmer, Helen, 5/18/1999 (pm), 0:02:02 Chilies, Moron, Mark, 5/19/1999 (am), 0:00:59 Healtheon/Web MD Merger?, Palmer, Helen, 5/19/1999 (pm), 0:01:36 Doulahs, Brown, Karen, 5/19/1999 (pm), 0:04:44 Pharma Bill, Frazier-Booth, Kimberly, 5/20/1999 (am), 0:02:02 Vitamin Price Fixing, Jones, James, 5/20/1999 (pm), 0:01:44 Organs for Sale?, Stryker, Jeff, 5/20/1999 (pm), 0:02:55 Directed Evolution, Palmer, Helen, 5/21/1999 (am), 0:01:28 Teen Violence Prevention, Ott, Tanya, 5/24/1999 (am), 0:01:27 Genentech Vs. UCSF Smith, Jessica, 5/24/1999 (am), 0:00:59 Plastic Surgery Craze Palmer, Helen, 5/24/1999 (pm), 0:01:54 No Unions For Doctors, Richard, Chris, 5/25/1999 (am), 0:00:58 Aging Survey, Frazier-Booth, Kimberly, 5/26/1999 (am), 0:00:56 HMO Survey, Smith, Jessica, 5/27/1999 (am), 0:01:10 Hospital Mergers, Inlander, Charles, 5/27/1999 (am), 0:03:20 Native Americans Sue Big Tobacco, Palmer, Helen, 5/28/1999 (pm), 0:00:59 Prostate Cancer Stamps, McCall, Timothy, 5/28/1999 (pm), 0:02:14 World No Tobacco Day, Frazier-Booth, Kimberly, 5/31/1999 (am), 0:00:59 Approximate date: May 1999

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Marketplace Health Desk
May 1999
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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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