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April 30, 2019 | 0 comments
A new study out this week shows the economic costs of untreated mood and anxiety disorders among moms exceeds $14 billion dollars through the first five years of a child's life.
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April 30, 2019 | 0 comments
Medicare for All “has changed the dialogue about where we could go as a country,” said Joanne Kenen, Politico's executive health care editor.
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April 30, 2019 | 1 comments
Why employers should stop wasting precious resources on ineffective health screenings and employee lifestyle programs.
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April 29, 2019 | 0 comments
Pennsylvania is sometimes lauded for how it handles its young offenders. But experts told me children are victimized after being sent away to residential programs.
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April 26, 2019 | 4 comments
"Ashanti Jones’ story was so overwhelming it made me cry during the interview — a first in my four-decade career," writes broadcast reporter Michael Hill.
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April 26, 2019 | 0 comments
The Wall Street Journal is looking for a hard-working, dynamic reporter to join their Health & Science team covering health care and medicine.
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April 25, 2019 | 0 comments
Author and physician Sunita Puri talks to journalist Fran Smith about why journalists should be telling these stories — and how they can do so in a more thoughtful way.
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April 22, 2019 | 0 comments
Child neglect is closely tied to poverty. By focusing on individual families accused of mistreating their kids, are we letting society off the hook?
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April 19, 2019 | 0 comments
SELF is seeking an experienced health writer and editor with a strong background in science-based health and wellness writing to join the SELF team.
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April 17, 2019 | 0 comments
While reporting on the juvenile justice beat for about two years, youth advocates, public defenders, juvenile re-entry workers and probation staff told me too many kids slipped through the cracks.
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April 15, 2019 | 1 comments
Only about 6 percent of medical practitioners have obtained a government waiver that allows them to prescribe a crucial drug for treating opioid addiction. Here's why that's a problem.
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April 12, 2019 | 0 comments
Being Patient is looking for an experienced writer/editor for our Alzheimer’s and brain health vertical, or check out the health reporter opening at INSIDER.
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April 11, 2019 | 0 comments
Young people who call the Hoopa Valley Indian Reservation home have seen their community ravaged by the opioid epidemic. Could their voices also shed light on how the crisis might be solved?
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April 11, 2019 | 0 comments
Last year, Chinese scientist Dr. He Jiankui announced the birth of the first two genetically modified humans. Here's why the announcement triggered outrage in the genetics community.
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April 08, 2019 | 1 comments
It can be very difficult to find long-term care in California, and it’s even harder for families without a nest egg to pay for it. That spells trouble, because California is getting older.



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