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June 18, 2019 | 0 comments
The suicide rate for boys ages 15 to 19 jumped dramatically in 2017, reaching its highest point in a generation.
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June 17, 2019 | 0 comments
Very little is known about how well any individual Medicaid managed care plan is delivering quality care to the children it covers, resulting in a big accountability problem.
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June 14, 2019 | 2 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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June 14, 2019 | 0 comments
SHE Media is looking for an experienced editor to join their team in New York, overseeing all health and wellness coverage on
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June 13, 2019 | 0 comments
The gap between African Americans and whites in controlling hypertension decreased by 58% from 2009 to 2017. Explaining why is trickier.
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June 12, 2019 | 0 comments
A journalist decided to write letters to 103 young people serving sentences in Florida prisons for murders. Could their stories shed light on what made Duval County Florida's "murder capital"?
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June 10, 2019 | 1 comments
A long-running dispute between two major health care companies is coming to a head in western Pennsylvania, with consequences for future hospital-versus-insurer showdowns across the country.
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June 07, 2019 | 0 comments
A three-year long reporting journey blended science and street reporting to reveal widespread environmental threats to Philadelphia's children at home and school.
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June 07, 2019 | 0 comments
Forum Communications Company is hiring two Healthcare Correspondents to their growing digital newsroom teams based in Fargo, ND and Rochester, MN.
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June 05, 2019 | 0 comments
While objectivity might not exist, the key is to check your biases. And recheck them throughout your reporting.
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June 04, 2019 | 0 comments
“It’s been a very welcoming climate to insuring children,” said Joan Alker, director of Georgetown's Center for Children and Families. “That welcome mat has been pulled back.”
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May 31, 2019 | 0 comments
Forbes Media seeks an Assistant Editor to support the Forbes Healthcare & Science beat to help cover healthcare, science, pharma and biology content, working at the intersection of editorial and... more
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May 30, 2019 | 0 comments
A new study reveals just how often teens and young adults receive opioid prescriptions in emergency rooms, even as the crisis of addiction has exploded.
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May 30, 2019 | 0 comments
In a city that has been rapidly losing its black middle class, challenges for those who remain are heightened by poverty, isolation and systemic bias. But how does a journalist do more than just... more
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May 29, 2019 | 0 comments
The future of abortion access in the US is in a major state of flux, with new restrictive laws or bills from red states in the news virtually every day. Advocates are responding in part by helping... more



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