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October 14, 2009 | 3 comments

Dr. Cleveland Enmon, the Stockton physician accused of stealing a retired police officer's watch as the officer was dying, may have learned by example.

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October 13, 2009 | 0 comments

Before describing a few stories that have not received much play in the media, I'd like to mention a few publications by my Urban Institute colleagues that provide useful state and local... more

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October 12, 2009 | 0 comments

Ambitious stories will tackle critical community health issues such as industrial contamination, the environmental factors that contribute to obesity, and the underlying causes of health... more

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October 12, 2009 | 0 comments

Antidote promised in an earlier post to revisit the case of Dr. John Eden, who told Antidote he regretted working with a ghostwriter who had been paid by Wyeth... more

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October 09, 2009 | 0 comments

Terrifying headlines loomed last week about pregnancy and antidepressants. Did you see them?

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October 08, 2009 | 0 comments

National Health Journalism Fellows today toured Watts and came away with a more nuanced understanding of the... more

Picture of Barbara Feder Ostrov
October 07, 2009 | 1 comments

Using Google Maps to tell stories can be a tricky business at first, but it gets easier with practice and is a great tool for journalists covering everything... more

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October 07, 2009 | 0 comments

This site is my personal portfolio of articles and tips for doing watchdog reporting. www.alisonyoungreports.com

Picture of Angilee Shah
October 07, 2009 | 0 comments

In 2003, Oakland, California, was one of the most dangerous cities in America. The Oakland Tribune ran a static map with thumbnail photos of victims overlayed on a map of the city. Sean... more

Picture of William Heisel
October 07, 2009 | 0 comments

Seeing Dr. Cleveland Enmon's alleged misdeeds, retold on the nightly news, prompts a double take. A doctor? In a life or death situation?... more

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October 06, 2009 | 0 comments

Our children shouldn’t live this way.

They shouldn’t have to play at contaminated abandoned industrial sites because their neighborhoods have no green space. They shouldn’t be at risk of... more

Picture of Angilee Shah
October 06, 2009 | 0 comments

From the opening keynote of this week's National Health Journalism Fellowship seminar, prevention and... more

Picture of Angilee Shah
October 06, 2009 | 0 comments

Stan Dorn, senior research associate at the Urban Institute, says that in the game of health care reform legislation, "We are in the playoffs."

The players are largely Democrats and the few... more

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October 05, 2009 | 0 comments

Behind the construction projects surrounding the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, affordable housing is hard to come by. There were three apartment buildings in the block just north of the... more

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