Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 7:00am
Reporters interested in exploring topics requiring in-depth investigative elements should check out the latest fellowships. Also listed are opportunities at Kaiser Health News and Modern Healthcare.
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 6:00am
For my fellowship project, I set out to answer as many possible questions and scenarios that might happen when the Affordable Care Act rolls out, in the hope of preventing some confusion later on.
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 5:00am
Southern California’s The Press-Enterprise newspaper recently published an extensively reported, in-depth look at air pollution in the Inland Empire and invited community members to a discussion about ways to improve the situation.
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 1:09am
People living with HIV have continued to demonstrate their ability in implementing activities that relate to the issues relating to HIV and AIDS in Luwero district of Uganda.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 5:00am
When faced with cancer, here are some tips to decide if it is best to rely on local medical care or consider traveling to a big-name medical center given the hassle and expense.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 7:27pm
Mental health providers in Illinois acknowledge that the state is in a dire budget situation. They say they have become more resourceful, finding ways to continue serving their patients and hope that the Affordable Care Act will help their situation.
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 5:00am
A new book suggests ways to reform the rules governing sperm and egg donations. I've teased out the five I find most intriguing to start a conversation about the fertility industry and the families that have formed as a result.
Sunday, September 15, 2013 - 11:31am
Since the discovery of penicillin in 1928 and its first use in the 1930s and 1940s, antibiotics have been life-saving wonder drugs. But in some senses, we have killed the goose that laid the golden egg.
Friday, September 13, 2013 - 6:00am
Leaders in the Los Angeles County schools have voted in more P.E. teachers. Getting kids out of their chairs isn’t just about warding off chronic disease either. Research has shown that regular work-outs can improve brain function and development, as well as strengthen focus.
Friday, September 13, 2013 - 5:00am
Poughkeepsie Journal reporter Sarah Bradshaw has been writing about the malpractice cases of Dr. Spyros Panos with great skill and clarity of mind for three years, and if regulators finally get a handle on what happened here, it will be to her credit.
Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 7:00am
Extend your knowledge and capabilities while participating in workshops or fellowships available from coast to coast.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 5:02pm
With 20 days to go before people can buy health insurance to comply with the Affordable Care Act mandate, insurance agents have qualms and one predicted chaos. A Covered California spokesman is confident in their readiness.
Monday, September 9, 2013 - 5:00am
It’s almost unthinkable. A doctor cutting open patients, fiddling around just enough to make it seem like a surgery is happening, and then sewing them back up without addressing the problem. This isn’t a placebo surgery experiment.
Friday, September 6, 2013 - 5:00am
Prompted by her experience as the mother of a son conceived with the help of a sperm donor, Wendy Kramer created an online, voluntary registry system for children of egg and sperm donors. What's she learned a decade later?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 6:00am
If you have a reporting project idea, make sure you check out these fellowships currently available at AHCJ, Alicia Patterson Foundation and more.