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Woman claims she was separated from newborn after testing positive for opiates because of poppy-seed bagel

Less than 24 hours after giving birth, a New York mother said her baby was taken from her after she tested positive for opiates — despite claiming she did not take any drugs. Elizabeth Dominguez, a 29-year-old from Tonawanda, said that when she went into labor at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center around two weeks ago,… Read More »

Ask Allison: ‘I frequently have flashbacks from my childhood which aren’t positive. I’ve thought about ending my life’

I have some memories from my childhood which aren’t positive and frequently have flashbacks from that time. I know who was involved and what they did for the most part – I always feel very uncomfortable when in this person’s presence. I’m not sure he remembers as he drank a lot in those days. I… Read More »

A final HealthNewsReview.org report card from 3,200+ systematic reviews of health care news stories & PR releases

In 2005, as I began building HealthNewsReview.org, I got permission from Dr. David Henry of the Media Doctor Australia project to adopt their news story review criteria. In the ensuing 13 years, no one has ever placed in front of me a solid, specific suggestion for a better set of criteria for reviewing stories about… Read More »