How Much For An MRI? $500 Or $5,000? A Reporter Struggles To Find Out

WBUR's Martha Bebinger, working in partnership with Kaiser Health News and NPR, tries to solve the mystery of her migraines with a doctor-recommended imaging test, but trying to find out the real cost of that test induces headaches of its own (Bebinger, 12/9). Read the story.

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