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Chief Medical Writer — Associated Press
Covers:  Consumer Health News, Major Diseases_ Cancer, Medical Research Of Broad Consumer Interest, Heart Disease, Etc., Pivotal Or Very Novel Clinical Trials, Infectious Diseases, The New England Journal Of Medicine
Doesn't Cover: Health Insurance, Health Care Policy/Politics, Product Pitches, Early-Stage Clinical Trials Unless Extremely Novel, Business-Only News Such As Company Earnings

I write national health stories and cover major medical meetings for The Associated Press

Marilynn Marchione's Biography

Marilynn Marchione became AP Medical Writer in 2004 after more than 25 years as a reporter and editor at metropolitan daily newspapers in Milwaukee, Chicago and Akron. She was named AP's Chief Medical Writer in September 2011.

At the AP, she has focused on consumer news, seeking daily and enterprise stories that give practical information that’s directly relevant to readers’ health choices. She covers major medical meetings for ...

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Oct 01, 2014

RT @CDCgov: Get answers to your questions on 1st #Ebola case in US from CDC experts TOM 10/2, 4PM ET. Use #CDCchat to participate

Oct 01, 2014

Bummer. Breastfeeding, timing the start of gluten doesn't prevent celiac disease in babies at high risk.

Oct 01, 2014

RT @AP_CorpComm: "@AP Mobile is still the best app for keeping up with breaking news," says @businessinsider:

Oct 01, 2014

RT @AP Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan told ER nurse he was visiting U.S. from his native Liberia, sister says:

Oct 01, 2014

RT @AP: BREAKING: Sister of US Ebola patient: He told hospital he was from Liberia on 1st visit, was sent home.

Oct 01, 2014

RT @davidkroll: Quick, useful facts from @MMarchioneAP RT @WRAL: New story: The US Ebola case: 5 things to know

Sep 30, 2014

RT @AP: BREAKING: Federal health officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in the United States

Sep 30, 2014

RT @charlesornstein: Favorite drug found in Open Payments data...wait for it..."Toothpaste"

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