SHOW #31 (November 2, 2014)
THE REAL DEAL ON OUTLET MALLS.
Also: Early-onset Alzheimer's, the benefits of 3D mammograms, feds sue AT&T, study finds inaccurate pet food ingredient labels and the most/least reliable automakers.
 

       

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Here are links to more information on the stories covered on this show.

November is Alzheimer's Disease and Brain Awareness Month. The Alzheimer's Association has a variety of resources for families living with this disease, including support groups and a 24/7 Help Line: 800-272-3900. We will have a special report on Alzheimer's each show this month.

The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) is starting clinical trials to investigate whether automated whole breast ultrasound can improve detection of cancer in breast cancer screening when used as a supplement to mammography or as a supplement to 3D digital breast tomosynthesis. Click here to find out more.

The federal government has sued AT&T accusing the company of misleading millions of smartphone customers who were promised 'unlimited data' but had their Internet speeds cut by the company - slowing their ability to open web pages or watch streaming video.

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