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Milwaukee
Chief Medical Writer — Associated Press
As seen in:  Associated Press, Yahoo, Bloomberg Businessweek, ABC News, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Salon, Huffington Post and 140 more
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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Potential for anti-obesity drug gets a boost from gene discovery

theglobeandmail.com — Scientists have finally figured out how the key gene tied to obesity makes people fat, a major discovery that could open the door to an entirely new approach to the problem beyond diet and exercise.

Chance of getting second cancer diagnosis on the rise

theglobeandmail.com — Second cancers are on the rise. Nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the United States now involves someone who has had the disease before. When doctors talk about second cancers, they mean a different tissue type or a different site, not a recurrence or spread of the original tumour.

On the rise: 1 in 5 cancer cases in U.S. is a repeat

denverpost.com — By Marilynn Marchione The Associated Press Posted: 08/25/2015 12:01:00 AM MDT Second cancers are on the rise. Nearly one in five new cases in the U.S. now involves someone who has had the disease before. When doctors talk about second cancers, they mean a different tissue type or a different site, not a recurrence or spread of the original tumor.
Aug 25, 2015

On the rise: 1 in 5 cancer cases in U.S. is a repeat. Up 300% since the 1970s. #cancereconomy dpo.st/1Lxbs06 via @denverpost

Second cancers on the rise; 1 in 5 cases is a repeat

twincities.com — By Marilynn MarchioneAssociated Press Posted: 08/24/2015 12:01:00 AM CDT Updated: 08/24/2015 07:49:25 PM CDT Second cancers are on the rise. Nearly one in five new cases in the U.S. involves someone who has had the disease before. When doctors talk about second cancers, they mean a different tissue type or a different site, not a recurrence or spread of the original tumor.

Second cancers are on the rise

Second cancers are on the rise; 1 in 5 US cases is a repeat

seattletimes.com — Second cancers are on the rise. Nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the U.S. now involves someone who has had the disease before. When doctors talk about second cancers, they mean a different tissue type or a different site, not a recurrence or spread of the original tumor.

Why Getting Cancer Twice Is Actually A Sign That Treatments Are Getting Better

huffingtonpost.com — Second cancers are on the rise. Nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the U.S. now involves someone who has had the disease before. When doctors talk about second cancers, they mean a different tissue type or a different site, not a recurrence or spread of the original tumor.

Second cancers are on the rise; 1 in 5 US cases is a repeat

philly.com — Posted: Monday, August 24, 2015, 12:55 AM Second cancers are on the rise. Nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the U.S. now involves someone who has had the disease before. When doctors talk about second cancers, they mean a different tissue type or a different site, not a recurrence or spread of the original tumor.
Aug 24, 2015

Second cancers are on the rise; 1 in 5 US cases is a repeat po.st/PBTylU via @phillyhealthsci

Second cancers on the rise, represent 1 in 5 new US cases

news.nationalpost.com — About 19 per cent of cancers in the United States now are second-or-more cases, a recent study found. In the 1970s, it was only 9 per cent. Over that period, the number of first cancers rose 70 per cent while the number of second cancers rose 300 per cent.

Second cancers are on the rise; 1 in 5 US cases is a repeat

sacbee.com — Second cancers are on the rise. Nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the U.S. now involves someone who has had the disease before. When doctors talk about second cancers, they mean a different tissue type or a different site, not a recurrence or spread of the original tumor.
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Aug 27, 2015

RT @AP_FDAwriter: Here's the FDA's long-awaited proposal for naming the upcoming wave of lower-cost biotech drugs: 1.usa.gov/1Jy9E0e

Aug 26, 2015

RT @EmergencyDocs: What an emergency physician learned about safety for her kids from working in the ER! #childproofing twitter.com/AReddyMD/statu…

Aug 25, 2015

1 womb, 3 generations. an amazing tale from @mylcheng 4 babies born from uterus transplants; a 5th on the way tinyurl.com/pbn5av8

Aug 24, 2015

Battling #cancer once is bad enough. More and more people are facing the disease a second time. apne.ws/1V3Rr2B

Aug 24, 2015

Second cancers are on the rise; 1 in 5 new US cases is in someone who had the disease before apne.ws/1V3Rr2B

Aug 20, 2015

would you watch? RT @BrianStelter @frankpallotta Jon Stewart as presidential debate moderator? Petition hopes so. cnnmon.ie/1EFtm98


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