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May 23, 2019 | 0 comments
"The first measles vaccine was licensed the following year, in 1963. I found it wondrous to think that no more kids would get sick, as I had."
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May 21, 2019 | 0 comments
In New York City, where I live, the ads have reached a new level of silliness. You'll hear plenty about CyberKnives and cancer miracles, and nothing about the number of nurses on the night shift.
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May 20, 2019 | 0 comments
How you conduct yourself in reporting a health investigation — or even a basic health beat story — is now fair game on social media, on talk shows, and everywhere else.
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May 17, 2019 | 0 comments
Modern Healthcare, an authoritative source for healthcare business news, is seeking a full-time, Washington, D.C.-based correspondent to cover the healthcare policy and regulatory beat.
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May 16, 2019 | 0 comments
Black babies in the U.S. are twice as likely to die as white babies in their first year. When I heard this decades-old statistic for the first time, it me like a slap to the face.
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May 14, 2019 | 1 comments
For as long as physicians can remember, it has been a truism that inductions of labor lead to an increased risk of cesarean delivery. That belief has now been turned on its head.
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May 13, 2019 | 0 comments
Instead of leaping onto the fearwagon when a bug seems to appear out of nowhere, check the science. Then consider seeking out the real infection hotspots in your community.
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May 10, 2019 | 0 comments
California Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled his revised 2019-2020 budget proposal Thursday, setting forth an agenda that uses the state’s tax windfall to bolster early childhood programs and cut costs for... more
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May 10, 2019 | 0 comments
Forbes is seeking a senior reporter/editor to lead their business of healthcare coverage.
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May 06, 2019 | 0 comments
A 5-year-old's long wait for care is emblematic of a much larger problem — too few mental health providers for low-income kids on public coverage.
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May 03, 2019 | 0 comments
Get the latest job listings in health journalism and communications across the country, including newspaper, digital reporting, and online editing.
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May 01, 2019 | 0 comments
Reporters file the same stories about bad nursing homes year after year. Little changes. But what if we did more to help families find the right facilities in the first place?
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April 30, 2019 | 0 comments
A new study out this week shows the economic costs of untreated mood and anxiety disorders among moms exceeds $14 billion dollars through the first five years of a child's life.
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April 30, 2019 | 1 comments
Why employers should stop wasting precious resources on ineffective health screenings and employee lifestyle programs.
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April 30, 2019 | 0 comments
Medicare for All “has changed the dialogue about where we could go as a country,” said Joanne Kenen, Politico's executive health care editor.



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