Transgender Woman Wins Mammogram Coverage After Fight With Insurance Company

Beth Scott’s doctor recommended that she get a mammogram, but her insurance company, Aetna, refused to pay for it, saying the procedure was related to her gender-reassignment surgery. Under threat of a lawsuit, though, Aetna relented — the company has now apologized.

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