Worth reading: Soda taxes, MRSA in sports, and women’s pain

By | 2015-10-19T13:38:05+00:00 October 19th, 2015|0 Comments

A few of the recent pieces I’ve liked:

Margot Sanger-Katz at the New York Times’ The Upshot: Yes, Soda Taxes Seem to Cut Soda Drinking

Mary McKenna at Germination: MRSA In Sports: Long-Standing, Simple to Prevent, Still Happening

Joe Fassler at The Atlantic: How Doctors Take Women’s Pain Less Seriously

Sarah Kliff at Vox: This study is forcing economists to rethink high-deductible health insurance

Lydia DePillis at the Washington Post’s Wonkblog: ‘Everything is a workaround’: Life in Obama’s agencies as Congress does nothing

Celeste wrote about this last week, but in case you missed it: Propublica’s Michael Grabell and NPR’s Howard Berkes on Corporate America’s Campaign to Ditch Workers’ Comp

About the Author:

Liz Borkowski
Liz Borkowski, MPH is the managing editor of the journal Women's Health Issues and a researcher at the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health at the Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University. Her blog posts are her own and do not necessarily represent the views of her employer.

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