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March 25, 2019 | 0 comments
In recent years, San Joaquin County has had a higher rate of domestic violence calls for assistance than the rest of the state. A reporter sets out to tell the stories behind the statistics.
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March 22, 2019 | 0 comments
A special briefing for California reporters on the 2020 Census exposes the huge potential costs of an undercount — and the massive campaign underway to avert such an outcome.
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March 22, 2019 | 1 comments
Highly rural, the communities outside of Crescent City in Northern California are food deserts. “I hear from staff all the time, these kids are hungry when they come to school,” one school... more
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March 22, 2019 | 0 comments
The Health section at U.S. News & World Report is seeking an experienced, full-time editor based in their Washington, D.C., office.
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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
Hospitals are expected to divert more of those savings back into their communities via public health programs since the ACA was passed. But are they?
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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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