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November 09, 2018 | 1 comments
Connecticut Public is seeking candidates to fill the full-time, grant-funded, position of health reporter responsible for breaking news and setting the agenda in the fast-changing health care... more
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November 08, 2018 | 1 comments
In light of the November 7 mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California, the Center for Health Journalism is sharing some past reporting and resources for reporters who find themselves covering... more
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November 08, 2018 | 0 comments
Earlier is always better when it comes to interventions to help kids, right? Not necessarily, according to two recent meta-analyses from UK researchers.
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November 07, 2018 | 0 comments
In reporting on complex disease outbreaks, it's worth examining deeper narratives that go beyond the convenient anecdote, writes journalist Lara Salahi.
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November 06, 2018 | 0 comments
“I just felt like my doctor didn’t hear me ... and I felt like she had blinders on,” one woman said.
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November 05, 2018 | 0 comments
Last February, I was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Two weeks later, it was removed by an incredibly skilled surgical team at UCSF. The surgery was the easy part.
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November 02, 2018 | 0 comments
A few days before Christmas in 2015, a 54-year-old immigrant named Jose Manuel Azurdia Hernandez began vomiting in his cell at a detention center in Adelanto, California.
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November 02, 2018 | 0 comments
A recent study finds preemies had 1.6 times the risk of being readmitted to the hospital within their first year for injuries from physical abuse and neglect.
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November 02, 2018 | 0 comments
Application's for the 2019 California Fellowship are now being accepted. Additionally, local newspapers are hiring in Iowa, Pennsylvania and Florida.
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November 01, 2018 | 0 comments
San Diego hospitals seeking are trying to steer non-emergency patients away from emergency rooms. Why? And how is the trend affecting county ER wait times?
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October 31, 2018 | 0 comments
Discrimination and segregation in America are nothing new. Measuring their effects on health, however, is.
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October 30, 2018 | 0 comments
in 2017, the rate of suicide attempts for Hispanic teens in Texas was 11.4 percent, compared with 8.2 percent nationally, according to data from the CDC.
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October 30, 2018 | 0 comments
When I set out early this year to uncover gaps in mental health care services in one Bay Area county, I was utterly unprepared for just how deep the problems ran.
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October 29, 2018 | 0 comments
As California faces a statewide shortage of physicians, there’s one area that will be hit especially hard: the large collection of cities, suburbs and rural areas that make up Southern California’s... more
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October 29, 2018 | 0 comments
Obesity is a major problem in Merced County, especially for children. So why is the local school district’s menu full of unhealthy items such as hot dogs and breakfast pizza?

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