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Friday, October 21, 2016 - 12:00am
Award-winning, national health, science and innovation radionshow, The Pulse, is seeking a new Reporter/Producer.
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Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 4:00am
A new analysis of national data reveals for the first time just a slew of disparities between the mental and physical health of children placed in foster care and otherwise similar kids.
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October 20, 2016 | 26 comments
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 4:00am
The use of air ambulances is on the rise and so are the sky-high surprise bills that often follow. So far states have been stymied in their efforts to regulate the industry. It's a story worth exploring in your community.
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Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 3:17pm
This week, we caught up with Lisa Aliferis, senior communications officer for California Health Care Foundation’s High Value Care Team, and former health editor of KQED’s State of Health. Here are her top morning reads.
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Monday, October 17, 2016 - 4:00am
Legislation recently signed into law in California requires doctors to check a state database before prescribing narcotics. A key advocate behind the effort says increasing media attention was crucial in winning the bill's passage.
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October 17, 2016 | 1 comments
Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 11:58pm

It's true that some people, and some groups of people, have a greater susceptibility to certain addictions than others. But it's a mistake to think that those with different susceptibilities are immune from the hazards of addiction.

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October 15, 2016 | 0 comments
Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 1:45am

A smile that reveals a set of dazzling white, perfectly straight teeth is nearly impossible to ignore. Not only are great smiles appealing, they also indicate good health and strong finances.

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Friday, October 14, 2016 - 4:00am
How will the presidential candidates work to improve children's health? Trump touts Medicaid block grants and higher rates, while Clinton vows to push forward the Medicaid expansion and boost spending on early childhood programs.
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October 14, 2016 | 1 comments
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 12:00am
Apply for the 2017 California Fellowship taking place in Los Angeles on March 5-9, 2017.
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Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 4:00am
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are merely the latest in a long line of American politicians who have cast aspersions on the Canadian health care system. Here's what they don't get.
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October 13, 2016 | 3 comments
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 9:19pm

When Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack was asked point-blank, during a 2010 trade mission in Canada, if “cloned cows or their offspring have made it into the North American food supply,” his answers were not comforting.

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 4:19pm
This week, we caught up with Dan Gorenstein, senior reporter for Marketplace’s Health Desk. Here are his top morning health news reads.
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October 11, 2016 | 0 comments
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 4:00am
In Los Angeles, reporter Peiwen Jing finds that the public health system could be doing far more to reach out to Chinese immigrants about health care coverage and access to care.
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October 11, 2016 | 0 comments
Monday, October 10, 2016 - 1:03pm

A British High Court judge has reinstated Dr. Waney Squier’s right to practice medicine, in a decision that dismissed as “unsustainable” a number of findings by a tribunal appointed by the General Medical Council (GMC) in 2015 to investigate her testimony in a series of shaken baby cases. A well res

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Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 1:37am

You might think that tooth decay was a disease only seen in elderly patients, but the fact of the matter is that teeth can decay long before they are fully matured. In countries where dental care is seen as a luxury rather than a necessity, oral health deficiencies are prevalent in people of all age

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October 09, 2016 | 0 comments

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