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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 12:00am
Center for Health Journalism is accepting applications for the 2018 California Fellowship and new job openings for online and print.
November 10, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 8:28am
In recent months, Fresno School Board President Brooke Ashjian has launched a series of attacks on Fresno Bee reporter Mackenzie Mays over her reporting on the district's failure to provide basic sex ed to students.
November 09, 2017 | 5 comments
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 3:00am
The trade in human body parts in still rife with problems, 17 years after the Orange County Register detailed the horrors in "The Body Brokers" series. A new Reuters investigation provides a gruesome update.
November 08, 2017 | 0 comments
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 3:00am
The opioid epidemic has given rise to an illicit gold rush as patient brokers and treatment centers profit off desperate addicts, funneling them to shoddy treatment centers and fraudulent “sober” homes at a profit of thousands per head.
November 07, 2017 | 0 comments
Monday, November 6, 2017 - 3:00am
While shoppers can often find health insurance with affordable premiums, many such plans carry deductibles and out-of-pocket costs that amount to severe punishment for anyone who falls ill.
November 06, 2017 | 2 comments
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 12:00am is looking for an enthusiastic and talented Health Reporter to join its expanding New York operation.
November 03, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 11:54am
For two decades, New America Media nurtured journalists for ethnic media outlets and helped make the concerns of America’s ethnic communities part of the national conversation.
November 02, 2017 | 1 comments
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 4:00am
According to one recent report, Alabama ranks highest when in scores for American Indian children, while Maine is tops for Latinos. What’s going on here?
November 02, 2017 | 1 comments
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 4:00am
The research suggests that less advertising tied to the Affordable Care Act will lead to less informed consumers, fewer online visitors to health exchanges and lower enrollments.
November 01, 2017 | 0 comments
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 7:16am

Losing a baby is the most tragic of human experiences. Whether we lose a child during pregnancy, or from unexpected complications after the baby is born–the grief and pain need to be addressed. If not, they’ll likely resurface, wreaking havoc on our mental health....

October 31, 2017 | 2 comments
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 4:23am
“I think one of the things that’s changing is the desire to let people see themselves in the data,” ProPublica's Charlie Ornstein told fellow journalists at the 2017 California Data Fellowship on Saturday.
October 31, 2017 | 0 comments
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 4:00am
The CEO of the largest publicly operated health plan in the U.S. makes the case for why we should stop referring to the Affordable Care Act as Obamacare.
October 31, 2017 | 4 comments
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 4:23am
For journalists looking to ground their reporting in reliable data, the challenge is to find the right dataset to quantify the particular health issue you're investigating. Luckily, AP's Meghan Hoyer is here to help with that.
October 27, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 4:23am
“California is way better situated to handle a lot of the bumps that are happening right now than pretty much any other state,” AP's Meghan Hoyer told journalists this week.
October 27, 2017 | 1 comments



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