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Stories from Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Domestic violence screenings offered at no cost (09/04/12)
Screenings for domestic violence is one of the eight preventive-care tests now available to patients at no cost under the healthcare reform plan. Advocates said these tests are geared to improve women's health and save money. "When doctors ask the right questions and get their patients to seek help when they need it, the amount of domestic violence goes down," said Laurie Thompsen, health and mental health coordinator for the Coalition Against Domestic Violence. ...