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November 08, 2009 | 1 comments

Ever since I’ve had a pain in the neck, I’ve been a pain in the neck.

My pain, which radiates down my neck, across my shoulders, and down my left arm, has been shadowing me for 15 years.... more

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November 06, 2009 | 0 comments

Evan George at the Los Angeles Daily Journal, a newspaper focused on the legal community, wrote a great investigative series about disability insurance last month. He spoke to Antidote... more

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November 05, 2009 | 0 comments

Please visit my website at to view my most recent post and further updates.

Most recent site update: 11/8/09
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November 05, 2009 | 0 comments

I am a journalist with twenty five years of experience. I have worked as reporter in United States and Mexico. During the last ten years I worked for a weekly newspaper Enlace, which is part of... more

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November 05, 2009 | 1 comments

SAN MARCOS, CA.- A María Chávez su gordura le molestó por años. Pero fue hasta que el sobrepeso trajo a su vida dolor y pérdidas que se decidió a combatirlo.

Chávez, 48 años, es directora... more

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November 05, 2009 | 0 comments

Soy una reportera con 25 años de experiencia y he trabajado como periodista en Estados Unidos y México. Durante los últimos diez años estuve asignada, por el semanario en Español Enlace - es parte... more

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November 04, 2009 | 2 comments

In the annals of twin research, the twisted story of the identical Blankenburg brothers could fill a volume.

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November 03, 2009 | 0 comments

Each month, the San Francisco public radio station KQED airs an hour-long program called Health Dialogues that delves deeply... more

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November 02, 2009 | 0 comments

Tom Philpott, food editor for Grist, has been calling for an investigation into the connection between H1N1... more

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October 31, 2009 | 0 comments

Dr. Pam, whom I just began following on Twitter, shares this interesting... more

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October 30, 2009 | 0 comments

Evan George graduated with a history degree from Occidental College. His mentor was legendary Los Angeles Times writer... more

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October 28, 2009 | 0 comments

All Dr. Narinder Kumar had to do to stay in practice was make one phone call a day.

The phone call was a little unusual but straightforward. Kumar, a pediatrician in Davenport, Iowa, had to... more

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October 27, 2009 | 0 comments

On Monday, I listened in on a telephone press briefing on the impact of national health reform on Californians. The briefing, sponsored by the California advocacy group Health Access, highlighted... more

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October 26, 2009 | 0 comments

The goal was anything but modest. On Monday, 22 leaders from San Francisco Bay Area public health and journalism circles gathered in Oakland to brainstorm about ways to transform the way... more

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October 26, 2009 | 0 comments

Comprehensive immigration reform hasn't happened since 1986, when the Immigration Reform & Control Act (IRCA) was passed. Now immigration reform is in the air once again - with President Obama... more



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