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Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 3:00am
When it comes to vaccines, the ongoing struggle against unsubstantiated fringe theories can eclipse other valid concerns about the frequency and type of vaccines doctors prescribe.
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January 26, 2017 | 3 comments
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 3:00am
Speakers Joseph Antos of the American Enterprise Institute, MIT's Jonathan Gruber, and Politico health care reporter Jennifer Haberkorn help us sort through the massive changes on the health reform horizon.
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January 26, 2017 | 1 comments
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 4:01pm
Like many middle-class Americans who do not qualify for ACA subsidies, Mike Pirner saw his health expenses rise under the law, causing him to forestall seeking care.
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January 25, 2017 | 1 comments
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 12:00am
For many with pre-existing conditions, the prospect of an ACA repeal evokes fear of a return to high-risk pools. This is one in a series of four perspectives on the impact of Obamacare.
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January 25, 2017 | 0 comments
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 1:00pm
The number of babies born with opioids in their system has risen dramatically in recent years. That's particularly worrying in light of new research that found such children perform significantly worse in school than their peers.
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January 24, 2017 | 0 comments
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 3:00am
Amid talk of ACA repeal, the signs suggest that the new Congress and president will diminish the emphasis on value-based health care. Here's what reporters should keep in mind.
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January 24, 2017 | 0 comments
Monday, January 23, 2017 - 3:58pm

Most Americans consume at least twice the recommended amount of sugar and few people who have the soda “habit” only drink one soft drink a day as recommended

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January 23, 2017 | 2 comments
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 12:00am
Take a look at this week's roundup of job openings across the country that includes job openings at About.com, The News Journal and UC Merced.
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January 20, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 3:00am
After Reynolds' death, the media gathered around the idea of “broken heart syndrome.” Who called up neurologists to ask how to recognize or prevent a stroke? Practically no one.
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January 19, 2017 | 0 comments
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

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