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November 11, 2010 | 0 comments

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ADHD: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder diagnoses are on the rise, with nearly one in 10 kids being diagnosed with the... more

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November 10, 2010 | 1 comments

The recent debate over CT lung cancer screening for heavy smokers is a great example of how big the stakes can be when reporting on medical screening, and how important it is to get the story... more

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November 10, 2010 | 0 comments

Editor’s Note: Today, Center for Health Journalism Digital Contributing Editor and Antidote... more

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November 08, 2010 | 1 comments

So, I'm already running into some challenging snags.

A California transplant, I'm still learning about all the ramifications of Prop 13. Coming from Texas, where school district's still... more

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November 08, 2010 | 0 comments
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November 05, 2010 | 0 comments

For those who have followed the healthcare reform debate from inception to legislation, it often seemed as though there was more misinformation and fear-mongering circulating in the public domain... more

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November 05, 2010 | 0 comments

San Francisco is taking the fun out of McDonald's treats after the county's board of supervisors decided to ban toys in happy meals. It's a move that assumes the toys are the reason kids are... more

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November 05, 2010 | 1 comments

I have a new best friend. She's cool and smooth and adaptable. Kind of like a Dragon-Tattooed-urbanite who can deal with any situation, from a tweaking guest at a rave, to the post-modern... more

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November 05, 2010 | 0 comments

Depending on whom you ask, AOL's Patch is either an innovative and well-intentioned new venture to infuse local news back into American communities, or it's "... more

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November 05, 2010 | 0 comments

Here’s what we’re checking out today:

Condoms: Should condoms be given to teens instead of candy on Halloween?... more

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November 05, 2010 | 0 comments

Let’s say you were caught doing drugs at work. Do you think your boss would give you a second chance? Would your employer even allow your boss the authority to give you a second chance?

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