Author Archives: wpadmin

For both health care and health care journalism, there’s something missing in the middle

December 19, 2018 Posted By Categories Joy Victory has been deputy managing editor of HealthNewsReview.org since 2016. She tweets as @thejoyvictory. In 2015, a few months before I started working at HealthNewsReview.org, Cosmopolitan magazine published my article, “Why are so many American women dying in childbirth?” Tired of women getting blamed for the problem, I… Read More »

Medical News Today: Cystic fibrosis: Existing drug may improve lung function

Researchers say a drug that is already available on the market can help those affected by cystic fibrosis. An antifungal medication may help people with cystic fibrosis. Amphotericin, which is an antifungal medication, might help people with cystic fibrosis fight the chronic bacterial lung infections that tend to occur with this disease, according to a… Read More »

Trump's plan to end HIV transmission requires gaining the trust of the people he's trying to help

In the middle of Washington, D.C.’s H Street Corridor, between a cellphone shop and a wine bar, lies a building where passersby can see only their reflections when they try to peer through the windows — protecting the privacy of people within. The name of the health and advocacy organization, HIPS, is spelled out in… Read More »