Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 5:00am
The Prognosis: Profits series examined how North Carolina’s nonprofit hospitals are for-profit in practice, driving up health care costs and wrecking their patients’ finances. Here's how the series was reported.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - 2:43pm
Procrastination time is over for states balking at making decisions on health insurance exchanges. Here's what you need to know.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - 12:00am
Although the number of Californians without health insurance fell in 2011, the good news is overshadowed by fewer people getting insurance through their jobs.
Monday, November 12, 2012 - 12:37pm
How a late-in-the-day press release from Washington state's health department prompted an award-winning investigative series into health risks from contaminated well water.
Monday, November 12, 2012 - 5:00am
We don’t write enough about what happens when someone is given the wrong diagnosis. Here's what you should know.
Sunday, November 11, 2012 - 1:10pm
Evidence is piling up about the low percentage of papers presented at scientific meetings that are ever published. So why do so many journalists continue to treat such papers as if they were sacrosanct? News coverage of the recent American Heart Association's scientific sessions is a case in point.
Friday, November 9, 2012 - 5:00am
Keep your interviews short, shut up and cover the essentials: here are more tips from a veteran journalist on how to manage a big reporting project.
Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 11:00pm
A funny thing is happening in consumer land – efforts to normalize obesity are gaining momentum via social media platforms. What does that mean for our health?
Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 6:00am
Check out digital editing jobs at Women's Health and Everyday Health, plus more from our weekly listings.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 3:11pm
Barack Obama's reelection means that health reform will remain a critical part of the health care beat. A veteran health journalist offers some tips for your coverage going forward.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 2:29pm
We highlight the latest media coverage of what's likely to happen with health reform in the post-election landscape.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 5:00am
You picked the right project. Now, how do you juggle your regular duties while working on the bigger story? Try these time management tips.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 3:38pm
Now that we've all voted – right? – our attention is turning to how health reform and Medicare changes might be affected by the results of today's election.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 6:00am
Ricki Lewis is a science writer with a PhD in genetics. The author of several textbooks and thousands of articles in scientific, medical, and consumer publications.
Monday, November 5, 2012 - 12:27pm
Get fresh insights and new story ideas from our one-hour webinar on covering health reform post-election.