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March 21, 2019 | 0 comments
There are experts to find, interviews to do, data to be crunched, and photos and videos to coordinate. How do you begin? Veteran project lead Catherine Stifter shares some tips.
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March 21, 2019 | 0 comments
 Are there better ways to help women suffering from domestic violence and maternal depression? Forward-thinking providers and programs located at LAC+USC Medical Center are trying new approaches.
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March 21, 2019 | 0 comments
Serious mental and physical health issues are on the rise among S.F.’s homeless population, as the city recommits itself to seizing and disposing of their tents and belongings.
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March 20, 2019 | 0 comments
"You can’t just waltz into a community of people who are marginalized and under threat, stick a microphone in their faces and start asking them questions," writes reporter Judith Mernit, a 2018... more
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March 20, 2019 | 0 comments
The story of the Napa Valley is about more than its transition from a sleepy, rural commuter town to the wine capital of America, drawing millions of tourists per year.
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March 20, 2019 | 0 comments
Find the people who can tell the story. Scrutinize death records. Isolate the levers that can create change.
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March 19, 2019 | 0 comments
“For supporters of the ACA, we dodged a bullet,” said UCLA's Gerald Kominski. “However, just because the Dems won the House does not mean the ACA is safe at all.”
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March 19, 2019 | 0 comments
Can the "Blue Zones" approach lower chronic disease rates and boost lifespans? Or is it turning into a lifestyle movement for already healthy, affluent areas?
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March 18, 2019 | 0 comments
Dr. Damon Francis doesn’t shy away from sparring with a room full of journalists when he thinks the media is getting the story wrong.
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March 18, 2019 | 0 comments
Stories of J&J’s negligence have been trickling out for decades and gaining traction as people began to sue the multinational company.
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March 15, 2019 | 0 comments
Three children belonging to the same set of parents, with a combined four brain malformations that doctors say are unrelated. “The doctors are wrong,” says the mother.
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March 15, 2019 | 1 comments
Years after devastating fires, many families still struggle from both the initial trauma and the aftermath of the blaze.
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March 15, 2019 | 0 comments
CNBC Digital is looking to hire a talented reporter to develop its health and wellness coverage under the NYC-based Make It brand. Plus check out these other new opportunities across magazine,... more
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March 14, 2019 | 0 comments
Sand dunes at a state recreation area popular with off-road vehicles on California's Central Coast is sending tiny dust particles miles inland, creating an ongoing crisis in air quality.
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March 13, 2019 | 0 comments
We're happy to announc the selection of 23 California journalists to be Fellows with the Center for Health Journalism’s annual California Fellowship. They will join us next week.

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If you're a journalist with big ideas who wants your work to matter, the Center for Health Journalism invites you to apply for the all-expenses-paid National Fellowship -- five days of stimulating discussions in Los Angeles about social and health safety net issues, plus reporting and engagement grants of $2,000-$12,000 and six months of expert mentoring.

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