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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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Sep 05, 2014

the hot cancer drug FDA just approved? patent fight. via @rjperez_phd @cafepharma Bloomberg: Bristol-Myers Sues Merck

Sep 05, 2014

So true RT @LizSzabo Ridiculous myth, but awesome headline:Myth busted: No link between bras and breast cancer

Sep 04, 2014

RT @AP: BREAKING: Missionary infected with Ebola while working in Liberia to get treatment at Nebraska hospital.

Sep 04, 2014

Not so natural...liver problems from popular dietary supplements, herbals, have spiked

Sep 04, 2014

RT @theNCI FDA approves pembrolizumab (Keytruda) for advanced melanoma, first PD-1 blocking drug to be approved

Sep 04, 2014

RT @MLFelberbaum: More and more Americans forbid smoking at home _ even if a smoker lives there, CDC study says, reports @MikeStobbe:

Sep 04, 2014

RT @MikeStobbe: Pharmacist tied to New England Compounding meningitis outbreak is arrested while trying to fly to Hong Kong…

Sep 04, 2014

RT @AP_Oddities: It was something he ate! Surgery on ailing Great Dane reveals animal ate 43 1/2 socks:

Sep 03, 2014

RT @MikeStobbe: In Nigeria, an Ebola-infected man flees Lagos, infects his doctor in Port Harcourt, triggers new cluster…

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