Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 5:45am
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 5:29pm
How else can it be explained why there is no ME/CFS (Myalgic Encephalopathy/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome) pandemic in the HIV+ population?...
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 6:00am
My series about Rubbertown, Ky., included real people who have lived close by their whole lives and were exposed to all kinds of chemicals in the past. But I would have sensationalized the story if I hadn’t reported the uncertainty that still permeates most of the research on health in the area.
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 5:00am
With new devices and procedures, you always need to consider the availability of trained personnel to deliver the approach. You always need to consider the learning curve, too. These can be addressed in just a few words, but they are important context.
Friday, February 1, 2013 - 6:00am
I was just beginning to wrap my head around the Affordable Care Act when President Obama and legislators started proposing plans for comprehensive immigration reform this week. That led me to wonder: What could immigration reform mean for health reform?
Friday, February 1, 2013 - 5:00am
ComicBookMovie.com wrote about a potential Justice League of America film that “this film is almost certainly doomed to fall apart before it can even get going.” We need a little dose of that kind of reality in health reporting.
Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 12:00am
ReportingOnHealth.org and The California Endowment Health Journalism Fellowships at the USC Annenberg School of Communication & Journalism is seeking a Community Editor to join our team!
Monday, January 28, 2013 - 5:00am
After scoring a touchdown, the son of Orange County Register humor columnist Marla Jo Fisher fainted. On game day, he was so nervous he hadn't eaten anything. Still, the coaches wouldn't let him come back to the team until he got checked out.
Sunday, January 27, 2013 - 10:17pm
Allied NATO Government is hiding millions of infectious NON HIV AIDS cases (like mine) under the "Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)" ICD-code.
Friday, January 25, 2013 - 12:28pm
As the deficit reduction discussions heat up again in Congress, Medicare will certainly come under the microscope. What happens to the federal program could impact President Obama's legacy as it relates to Medicare.
Friday, January 25, 2013 - 5:00am
Health writers can help readers understand that less treatment sometimes makes the most sense.
Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 3:01pm
National Health Networks is seeking an entrepreneurial editorial director, comfortable recruiting and growing social newsrooms, to develop companion health networks on better medicine and healthier living.
Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 2:44pm
I recently attended a forum hosted by the USC Annenberg's California Endowment Health Journalism Fellowships, The California Endowment and Media Impact Funders focusing on the opportunity for philanthropies to utilize media to make the world a better place.
Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 10:30am
This was a story that began a year and a half before I ever wrote the first word. It was first brought to my attention in July 2011 that Michigan had a toxic history. Nearly 40 years ago, due to human error, cattle feed had been mixed with a flame retardant chemical called PBB.
Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 5:00am
Reporters Ruxandra Guidi and Erica Peterson live about 2,000 miles apart. But when they embarked on in-depth stories on environmental justices issues in their communities, they faced very similar challenges.