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This is one in a series of articles examining the relationship between housing loss and death in San Francisco. Check out the previous articles in the series, Looking for death, and Gunpowder on... more

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November 24, 2010 | 1 comments
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November 23, 2010 | 0 comments

Dear ReportingonHealth community and readers,

This evening we conducted a site upgrade so that we can create new features with added security. The site looks the same, but has many... more

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November 23, 2010 | 0 comments
Fitness journalism could use a little transformation. Rather than "selling miracle cures" -- huge lifestyle changes daunting to most people, and extremely rare cases of success that few will achieve... more
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November 23, 2010 | 0 comments

In tandem, both ambulance, and fire truck, red lights strobed across the narrow cave-like doorway to the Tom Waddell clinic. The images flashed in the dark, like red-tinted, stop-motion animation... more

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November 23, 2010 | 0 comments

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Radiation Worries: As if you didn’t have enough to worry about with all the controversy over whole-body airport security scanners, the... more

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November 23, 2010 | 0 comments

New York City has launched an advertising campaign against soft drinks and sugar, which brings to mind a time when the... more

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November 22, 2010 | 0 comments

I went to needle exchange to hang out. You may be asking yourself what a soccer mom from the burbs is doing perched on a folding chair in the parking garage of 101 Grove on a dark November night,... more

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On Nov 19, MSNBC reported that a woman pretended to be a plastic surgeon and talked two or more other women into allowing her to examine their breasts in bars in the Boise, Idaho area. She told... more

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November 22, 2010 | 1 comments

At 18 years old, my mother took me to play bingo at a local American Indian reservation. It was a bare hall, lined with long rows of tables and filled with mostly middle aged women. My mother... more

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November 22, 2010 | 0 comments

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Hospital Charges: BNET’s Ken Terry... more

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November 22, 2010 | 2 comments
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November 19, 2010 | 0 comments
Here’s what we’re checking out today: Painkillers: Popular (and highly addictive) painkillers Darvon and Darvocet – prescribed to an estimated 10 million Americans in 2009 –... more
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November 19, 2010 | 1 comments

Doctors looking for a business model to help them stay profitable in tough economic times should consider the sure-fire plan cooked up by Reliant Hospice... more

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