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Picture of William Heisel
March 31, 2010 | 16 comments

Luckily for Dr. Dan Stephen Hollis, an Alabama ophthalmologist, medical boards rarely see selling drugs over the Internet in the same way that police officers see selling drugs in the street.

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March 30, 2010 | 0 comments

My Dennis Hunt grant story, No Racial Boundary for HIV, was published in Sing Tao Daily on the... more

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March 30, 2010 | 0 comments

This article was first published by Zócalo Public Square, and is reposted here... more

Picture of Ryan Sabalow
March 29, 2010 | 1 comments

This probably sounds familiar to most local health reporters.

A public health department puts out a press release about someone in their county catching a communicable disease like West... more

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March 26, 2010 | 0 comments
Picture of William Heisel
March 26, 2010 | 0 comments

Nathanael Johnson, a Bay Area radio reporter and freelance writer, has made a nice career examining the many ways Americans go overboard –... more

Picture of Peter Lipson
March 22, 2010 | 3 comments

The passage of the health care reform bill has not mitigated the meaningless, hyperbolic assertions coming from those who oppose it. John Boehner practically called for an overthrow of the... more

Picture of William Heisel
March 22, 2010 | 0 comments

Some physicians cater to the immigrant community out of public service or cultural affinity. Others, like Dr. Harrell Robinson, end up there because they ruined their own reputations with English-... more

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March 21, 2010 | 0 comments

Well, here we go! In a historic 219-212 vote late Sunday night, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a $914 billion health reform package extending health coverage to as many as 32 million... more

Picture of Angilee Shah
March 21, 2010 | 1 comments

Andre Blackman's conception of public health casts a huge net. He thinks about environments and neighborhoods, data and medicine.... more

Picture of William Heisel
March 19, 2010 | 0 comments

Even a doctor with dead patients in his past can find startup capital.

When Dr. Andrew Rutland was trying to set up shop in the old "Modern Woman's Clinic" building in Chula Vista, he... more



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