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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 4:50pm
Lack of affordability and choice make Obamacare a nonstarter for one family. This is one is a series of four perspectives on the impact of Obamacare.
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January 18, 2017 | 1 comments
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 4:00am
Coverage gained under the ACA allowed one writer to start transitioning. This is one in a series of four perspectives on the impact of Obamacare.
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January 18, 2017 | 0 comments
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 3:00am
Doctors are famously busy. Would having their staff run checks of patients’ prescription histories instead make drug-tracking databases more effective?
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January 17, 2017 | 0 comments
Monday, January 16, 2017 - 10:31pm

Obamacare has been a hot topic in politics since day one: it’s been a subject to many debates, mainly in means of whether or not it’s only well-intentioned and good on paper.

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January 16, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 12:00am
Get the latest job listings in health journalism and communications, including newspaper beats, digital reporting, science journals and online editing. Plus, check out the fellowship opportunities covering a variety of topics.
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January 13, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 3:00am
It's been a disheartening week for proponents of evidence-based medicine and childhood vaccines. But to the media's credit, reporters haven't let fringe theories and pseudo-science go unchallenged.
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January 12, 2017 | 1 comments
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 3:00am
Do you know the difference between absolute and relative risk? This quick primer shows why the distinction is essential to accurate health stories.
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January 12, 2017 | 3 comments
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 4:00am
The failures of the national conversation during the run-up to Obamacare's passage are now hastening its demise, with too few Americans seeing firsthand benefits.
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January 10, 2017 | 0 comments
Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 6:01pm

The speed of discovery in medical innovation exceeds that of any time in history, and “organoids” created from stem cells are a powerful example.

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January 07, 2017 | 0 comments
Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 7:33am

With the onset of federally mandated enforcement of patient privacy laws, it’s a good time to review lessons from HIPAA cases announced in 2016.  Common themes clearly prevail. ...

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January 07, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, January 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Get the latest information on grants, fellowships and awards. Plus new job listings in health journalism across the United States.
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January 06, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 4:00am
Childhood trauma and adversity have been big buzz phrases in recent years. But are they really just proxy terms for poverty? How one journalist came to rethink her own assumptions in reporting on mental health.
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January 05, 2017 | 0 comments
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 5:10pm

In October 2015 in Pueblo, CO, the staff members of a primary care medical clinic – Southern Colorado Family Medicine at the St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center – start asking parents of newborn babies to kids five years old about the parents’ adverse childhood experiences and the resilience factors in t

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January 04, 2017 | 0 comments
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 3:00am
How do we begin to solve the prescription drug crisis ravaging communities across the country? A recent report points the way to promising solutions, including some that should've been implemented years ago.
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January 04, 2017 | 1 comments
Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 3:00am
Have efforts to lower stigma around mental illness overlooked Latino communities? Here's how one reporter tackled the topic and some of the lessons she learned along the way.
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January 03, 2017 | 0 comments

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