Global health and international development blogger Alanna Shaikh gives tips for translating and working with translators to talk about health more clearly.
HIPAA privacy rules often scare health professionals away from blogging and social media. But three nurse-bloggers at BlogWorld LA last week said they can converse online about their careers without fear by following these common-sense guidelines.
Should student journalists try to specialize in health? This week in Career GPS, we ask journalism professors what they tell their students about journalism, specialization and the job market ahead.
ReportingonHealth.org recently started a new Tumblr for health news junkies (and those who aspire to be but don't have all day to surf the net). Here's how to find our new Tumblr and other health-related Tumblrs worth following.
In the last Daily Briefing of the week, we explore how much medicine Americans take, surprising facts about pregnant women and the dangers of science.
Here at Career GPS, we spend a lot of time discussing how to make successful careers. As important as working toward our goals is celebrating our successes. This week, we offer updates and good news from the ReportingonHealth.org community.
If it is hard to make a good career in news, it's even harder to make a well-paying career in broadcast television news. KABC-TV health reporter Denise Dador and medical producer Julia Seifer told CCNMA conference-goers that it takes persistence and passion to make it.
Today's Daily Briefing has stories that link health to wealth and vice versa, an interactive on consumers' health spending and a lesson from the end of the long-term health insurance program CLASS.
Today's Daily Briefing looks at the effects of America's wars here at home, a doctor fired after speaking up, a skeptical look at open access journals and data on U.S. health care costs that you can play with.
Apress editor Jeff Olson says that he relies on people he has already worked with and writers' blogs to find authors for books on current events, including one in the works on health care options for businesses.