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Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Listener Letters: Doctors’ Fees And Twinkies

We heard your from you on our story about doctors who prescribe expensive therapies, either because they’re being reimbursed at a higher rate or because they own the equipment.

We also correct an error in our story last week on the possible demise of the Twinkie.


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