Skip to main content.

Latest from the community

[Photo by RFx Films via Flickr.]
Alameda County saw a dramatic dip in its black infant mortality rate in the late 2000s. What can we learn from the county's success — and what went wrong since then?
(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
In California, Medicaid coverage among undocumented immigrants dropped, even as the broader Medicaid population grew. Experts say hostile political rhetoric is driving the dip.
stock photo
AskMen is looking for a dynamic Health & Fitness Editor to join their New York or Montreal team.
Most doctors could write a dissertation on the shortcomings of electronic medical records.
It's been nine years since Congress approved $40 billion in incentives to spur adoption of electronic medical records. What have we achieved? Rampant frustration among docs and patients, for starters.
[Photo: Jean Christophe Magnenet/AFP/Getty Images]
Critics fear a two-tier health system where the rich take priority over the rest. They argue concierge care will rob the system of needed physicians and hurt access to care for poorer patients.
[Photo by John Moore/Getty Images]
Guadalupe, an undocumented immigrant and mother to a newborn and a 5-year-old, rarely ventures outside her LA home for fear of ICE.
Marvin Fong / The Plain Dealer
Cleveland youth shared this week personal stories to underscore the importance of the projects they proposed to police, community and nonprofit leaders in their city.
[Photo by Janine via Flickr.]
Teenage pregnancy isn't typically thought of as a problem for sexual minorities — yet their risk of pregnancy is often higher. The possible explanations are complicated.
Tim Harrison, Special to The Plain Dealer
"My neighborhood has too many candlelight vigils for victims of police brutality or from neglect or incompetence from law enforcement who were not around enough to prevent the situations in the first place."
Tim Harrison, Special to The Plain Dealer
The 18 young people first came together in November meeting over five Saturdays, and time in between, with the ultimate goal of making recommendations to Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams, representatives from the Cleveland Indians, and a host of other city and community leaders.
(Lisa DeJong/The Plain Dealer)
This reporting is supported by the University of Southern California Center for Health Journalism National Fellowship....

Pages

CONNECT WITH THE COMMUNITY

Member Activities

Tonya Pavlenko joined the community

Connect with Tonya Pavlenko

James Marmon MSW commented on a post

Join the conversation.

Anna Romano has shared a blog post

Read it.

Gisela Telis has shared a blog post

Read it.

Yana Yelina's profile has been updated

Connect with Yana Yelina
More Member Activities

Follow Us

Facebook


Twitter

CHJ Icon
ReportingHealth