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Free column covers timely health topics

Free column covers timely health topics

The most recent column offered by the Community Health News Service is “What You Need To Know About Coronavirus Testing.”

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CNPA and other state press associations offer this regular article on community health issues of interest to your readers at no charge to your newsroom.

National health reporters such as Trudy Lieberman provide bi-weekly news stories to help readers better understand the health issues in their community, state and nation.

Other columns have included:

  • “E-cigarettes May Be Leading to Lung Disease Epidemic”
  • “Facing Surgery? Some Important Questions to Ask Your Hospital and Doctor, Too”
  • “Drug Prices Still Rising; Relief for Patients Unlikely”
  • “Senators Release Disturbing Report on America’s Nursing Homes”
  • “Another Challenge: Finding the Right Follow-Up Care after Hospitalization”

To join the email list for columns — at no obligation — please contact us. Put “Send health column” in subject line. After you receive the column, see if this feature has a place in your newspaper’s pages or on your website. If you consider it suitable, please publish it. More