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  • Why you won’t have to be photographed with a clown at your next mammogram Friday, April 30, 2010 � by jg

    The Recorder: California appeals court judge William W. Bedsworth describes what his attorney wife found as she dug through the fine print when she showed up for a mammogram.

  • California patient safety changes slow in coming, despite 13,500 deaths each year Thursday, March 18, 2010 � by jg

    What’s taking the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) so long to implement a program to prevent hospital acquired infections? That’s what Consumers Union has been trying to find out since December, but the watchdog group isn’t getting answers.

  • Off-key Anthem – the insurance company, not the song Sunday, March 14, 2010 � by scott

    Consumer Watchdog accuses Anthem Blue Cross of using rate hikes to force customers into lesser policies.