Patti Neighmond Award-winning journalist Patti Neighmond is NPR's health policy correspondent. Her reports air regularly on NPR newsmagazines All Things Considered, Morning Edition, and Weekend Edition.

Doctors Averse to Cholesterol Drugs for Kids

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Toddlers Outsmart Chimps in Some Tasks, Not All

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Red Meat, Fatty Foods May Up Cancer Recurrence

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Child Vaccination Rate Declines amid Insurance Gap

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CDC Sends Nurses Home with Some TB Patients

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HPV Studies Leave Questions Unanswered

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Making Ends Meet Without Health Insurance

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Researchers Investigate Weight-Puberty Link

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California Eyes Health Insurance for All

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Online Campaign Sparks Interest in New Disease

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FDA to Widen Use of Late-Stage Breast Cancer Drug

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Study: Testosterone Supplements Can Be Safe

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CDC Recommends Shingles Vaccine, Citing Risks

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Report: Effort to Combat Childhood Obesity Failing

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Study Details Benefits, Limits of Green Tea

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