Wednesday, December 12, 2012

In this photo taken on Thursday, May. 6, 2010, Detection lead mammographer, Toborcia Bedgood, left, prepares a screen-film mammography test for low income patient Alicia Maldonado, at The Elizabeth Center for Cancer Detection in Los Angeles.  - (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Debate Over The Benefits Of Routine Mammograms

10 a.m. (ET)

The availability of 3-D mammograms renews debate about who should get them and when: Calculating the health benefits of routine mammograms.

Football players practice Thursday, Aug. 24, 2006, at Northern Burlington County Regional High School in Mansfield Township, N.J. Northern Burlington received a grant for ImPACT from the Brain Injury Association of New Jersey. "It's like a physical for the brain," said Northern Burlington athletic trainer Erin Cearfoss, speaking about ImPACT, a computerized test that helps coaches and trainers decide when it's safe to allow athletes who suffer concussions to return to action.  - (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Mind And Body: Head Injuries And What New Research Means For Football

11 a.m. (ET)

For our series “Mind and Body”, Diane and her guests discuss the latest science on head injuries and how to best protect players.

The Diane Rehm Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.