Recent Stories by Fellows

Below is a sampling of stories produced by the Fellows

Rae Ellen Bichell

Scientists Start to Tease Out the Subtler Ways Racism Hurts Health
Published on November 11, 2017 by Shots, NPR

Wanted: Your Healthy Brain
Published on December 11, 2017 by Undark

Jenny Gold

Often Missing In The Health Care Debate: Women’s Voices
Published on August 17, 2017 by Jenny Gold and Anna Gorman, Kaiser Health News

Casey McDermott

Laurie McGinley

In the woods and the shadows, street medicine treats the nation’s homeless
Published on November 22, 2017 by The Washington Post

Tom Melville

The Patient
Published on August 15, 2017 by Erika Lantz, Kind World, WBUR Boston

People With ALS Living Longer, More Independent Lives At High-Tech Chelsea Home
Published on May 3, 2018 by Lisa Mullins and Lynn Jolicoeur, CommonHealth, WBUR Boston

Geoff Pender

Parent struggles with mental health services for child
Published on June 24, 2017 by The Clarion-Ledger

Is the nurse practitioner the answer to Mississippi’s health care shortage?
Published on August 5, 2017 by The Clarion-Ledger

Rebecca Plevin

Homeless shelters are on the frontlines of fighting hepatitis C
Published on June 13, 2017 by Los Angeles’ KPCC Radio

IV hydrogen peroxide: An unproven therapy that could be dangerous
Published on September 5, 2017 by Los Angeles’ KPCC Radio

Matthew Stone

What the U.S. needs to treat addiction as the medical crisis it is
Published on November 9, 2017 by Bangor Daily News

Megan Thielking

Lab Chat: Creating stem cells that can produce blood
Published on May 18, 2017 by STAT - Morning Rounds

In pain and with nowhere to go, homeless patients find respite in a writing group
Published on July 7, 2017 by STAT

Are the health benefits of laughter yoga overhyped?
Published on October 31, 2017 by STAT