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Friday, October 25, 2013 - 5:00am
Dr. Andrew Kolodny is the Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President at Phoenix House Foundation in New York. He’s also a go-to source for journalists looking for perspective on the nation’s prescription drug abuse problem.
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October 25, 2013 | 11 comments
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 10:47pm
A health editor position at The Advisory Board, investigative reporting jobs in print and online, plus more from our weekly listings!
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October 23, 2013 | 0 comments
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 6:21am
Could there be anything worse for the chicken industry than this month's outbreak of an antibiotic-resistant strain of salmonella that hospitalized 42 percent of everyone who got it -- almost 300 in 18 states? Yes.
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October 23, 2013 | 0 comments
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 5:00am
While offering high-quality public preschool programs at scale requires a major investment of dollars, the available research suggests it’s an investment that pays generous dividends.
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October 22, 2013 | 0 comments
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 4:00am
Duane Middleton died shortly after a routine colonoscopy. Then his life insurance provider denied his wife any benefits, a decision later held up in court. So how could three judges conclude that Middleton's death didn't qualify as an "accident"?
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October 21, 2013 | 1 comments
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 4:00am
Duane Middleton's colon was torn during a colonoscopy, and he died shortly after. His death was ruled an accident. But when Middleton's wife sought benefits from his insurance policy, she was told his death didn't meet the policy's definition of an accident.
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October 18, 2013 | 0 comments
Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 4:00am
From Nebraska to New York, neighborhood corner stores are putting healthier food on the shelf, using models that are economically sustainable and good for the community. Here are five key strategies to make such stores healthy and viable.
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October 17, 2013 | 0 comments
Thursday, October 17, 2013 - 12:00am
Get the latest job listings in health journalism and communications, including newspaper beats, digital reporting, online editing and magazine editing. In addition, you'll find updated information on upcoming grants, fellowships and educational opportunities.
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October 17, 2013 | 0 comments
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 1:28pm
Two reporters who just spent six months covering the local impacts of the Affordable Care Act in Santa Barbara County reflect on their experience and lessons learned. They tell a story of health care providers struggling to provide quality care in the midst of much uncertainty.
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October 15, 2013 | 0 comments
Monday, October 14, 2013 - 4:00am
Duane Middleton died at the age of 54, from complications following a colonoscopy. Such complications are exceedingly rare. Where then does that leave his family?
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October 14, 2013 | 2 comments
Friday, October 11, 2013 - 5:00am
Wearing gloves and gowns in health care settings lower infection rates, a new study shows. But, wait. Wearing gloves and gowns doesn’t lower infection rates. That’s from the same study. And hence the media's confusion.
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October 11, 2013 | 4 comments
Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 9:56am
Can stamps encourage any type of behavior change youth? I’d say it’s as much on their radar screens as having to get up off the sofa to change the TV channel, like I did in the age before remote controls.
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October 10, 2013 | 0 comments
Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 9:00am
NPR seeks a Digital Reporter/Editor to produce health content for its award-winning team. Also featured are opportunities with nonprofits, trade publications and more.
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October 10, 2013 | 0 comments
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 6:00am
The language gap between rich and poor children may be well known but new research suggests the gap may be taking shape earlier than anyone expected.
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October 09, 2013 | 0 comments
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 7:47am
Federal meat inspection stands to get even more lax. And it has nothing to do with the government shutdown.
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October 08, 2013 | 1 comments

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