Dangerous tie between popular antacids and deadly infection

This story originally appeared in the Stockton Record. Last summer, a young pharmacy resident named Wei Wang began combing through the electronic charts of patients at St. Joseph’s Medical Center...

Medicare limits anti-rejection drugs

The tan and white capsules that allow 19-year-old Matthew Kinney to live a normal life...

Updating your income could lead to canceled health plan

How much money will you make next year? Yeah, I wouldn’t know the answer to...

Don’t accept drug prices lying down

If you haven’t experienced it yourself, you’ve no doubt heard about the outrageous — and...
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As enforcer of Obamacare, the IRS faces limits

Americans love their tax refunds. I know I do. So why is conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh advising his listeners to avoid them? In a word, Obamacare. “If you...

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A Partnership With Ethnic Media on Senior Health Stories

A Partnership With Ethnic Media on Senior Health Stories

At first it seemed pretty improbable. How could six, seven, eight different ethnic media outlets (some publishing in other languages) work together on one story? What one story would be...
Journalism steps up

Journalism steps up

It’s not often that I yearn to see our state Legislature in...
A tale of two cities and two life expectancies

A tale of two cities, and two life expectancies

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — I was traveling from Orange County to Stockton recently...
California Assembly favors better dental care for poor children

California Assembly favors better dental care for poor children — and something else

The California Assembly last month voted overwhelmingly to support the Virtual Dental...
How one health system persuaded its doctors to change

How one health system persuaded its doctors to change. Hint: It wasn’t easy.

The Banner Health system, which stretches from Alaska to Arizona, delivers about...

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