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August 01, 2019 | 0 comments
The most successful projects are built on a reporter's ability to keep track of everything. Here are seven tips for getting underway on that next big project.
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August 01, 2019 | 0 comments
Parents who have had their children removed, employees who are treated unfairly or relatives who have been unable to gain custody of their family members are left behind in a system with no oversight...
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July 31, 2019 | 0 comments
The Harvard researcher who led a famous study of Romanian orphans tells reporters there are lots of science-based reasons to worry about separating migrant children from their families at the border.
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July 31, 2019 | 0 comments
In the void of failed government programs, health workers are trying new ways to tackle high rates of asthma on Native American reservations.
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July 30, 2019 | 0 comments
“I think the common thread connecting these various actions that are happening largely out of the public eye is limiting supports for certain people — and for immigrants and families of color in... more
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July 30, 2019 | 0 comments
“I think the real power in narrative is finding really small stories, which in some ways may seem counterintuitive," acclaimed narrative journalist Alex Kotlowitz told reporters this week.
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July 30, 2019 | 0 comments
Over 100,000 undocumented immigrants in Calif.'s San Bernardino County alone are eligible for Medicaid benefits. But does that mean they'll be able to find quality care in the county's safety net?
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July 29, 2019 | 0 comments
We’re delighted to announce the selection of 20 journalists who will be joining us from across the country to participate in the Center for Health Journalism’s 2019 National Fellowship.
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July 29, 2019 | 0 comments
In Philadelphia, the number of black children under age 5 diagnosed with type 1 diabetes has shot up 220% since the mid-1980s — and no one knows why.
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July 26, 2019 | 0 comments
“If you don’t have the money to cover a deductible, your insurance in many ways feels like ‘uninsurance’ to you,” said KFF's Larry Levitt during our recent webinar on the soaring costs of job-based... more
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July 26, 2019 | 0 comments
As Florida’s water sources shrink and its population keeps growing, the state faces serious challenges in ensuring its water supply is safe.
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July 26, 2019 | 0 comments
It’s a story of official missteps, misinformation and confusion — and public anxiety about teen sex.
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July 26, 2019 | 1 comments
CNBC Digital is looking to hire a talented reporter to develop its health and wellness coverage under the NYC-based Make It brand.
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July 25, 2019 | 0 comments
Olympia’s leaders made a bet that they could manage the crisis successfully enough that the city could serve as a model for other communities grappling with homelessness.
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July 24, 2019 | 0 comments
In the midst of my reporting on the health effects of bad air quality downwind of an off-road park along the California coast, our newsroom was confronted with another pressing public health tragedy.



Got a great idea for a reporting project on the health of underserved communities in California or on the performance of the state's health and social safety nets?  We're offering reporting grants of $2,000 to $10,000, plus six months of mentoring, to up to eight individual journalists, newsrooms or cross-newsroom collaboratives.  Deadline to apply:  September 20.


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