Autism Speaks 6-5-16Sarah E! from MIX 96-5 and SportsRadio 610 sits down with Jennifer and Rebecca Whitehead from Autism Speaks to discuss the Autism Speaks Walk Houston coming up on September 18. They also talk about getting a proper diagnosis for autism and get into some different types of therapy designed to assist those with autism. Visit autismspeakswalk.org/Houston for more information or to volunteer.
Confronting Cancer with MD Anderson Cancer CenterLauren Kelly from MIX 96-5 talks with Dr. Elizabeth FitzSullivan, breast surgical oncologist at the MD Anderson Cancer Center. They discuss her medical background, various treatment options available for breast cancer patients, and get into some current clinical trials going on. Visit findyourmdanderson.com for more information.
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Ex-Army Doctor In Texas Charged With $7.3M FraudAn ex-Army doctor in Texas has been indicted in a $7.3 million health care scam.
Dallas Psychologist Pleads Guilty To Billing Fraud A Dallas psychologist has pleaded guilty in a nearly $2 million federal workers health care scam including false claims of treating a patient daily for years.
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