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October 31, 2017 | 0 comments
“I think one of the things that’s changing is the desire to let people see themselves in the data,” ProPublica's Charlie Ornstein told fellow journalists at the 2017 California Data Fellowship on... more
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October 31, 2017 | 4 comments
The CEO of the largest publicly operated health plan in the U.S. makes the case for why we should stop referring to the Affordable Care Act as Obamacare.
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October 27, 2017 | 0 comments
For journalists looking to ground their reporting in reliable data, the challenge is to find the right dataset to quantify the particular health issue you're investigating. Luckily, AP's Meghan Hoyer... more
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October 27, 2017 | 1 comments
“California is way better situated to handle a lot of the bumps that are happening right now than pretty much any other state,” AP's Meghan Hoyer told journalists this week.
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October 27, 2017 | 0 comments
Why are so many young children in California not being screened for developmental issues, despite clear guidelines that they should be?
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October 27, 2017 | 0 comments
Applications are now open for the 2018 California Fellowship, plus health journalist jobs available.
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October 26, 2017 | 1 comments
Mike Berens of The Chicago Tribune offers a master-level introduction to what can be achieved with an open mind and a deep committment to quantifying the stories he pursues.
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October 26, 2017 | 0 comments
Are California regulators in denial about the dangers of lead? The state's response to previous lead-poisoning crises raise plenty of doubts.
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October 26, 2017 | 2 comments
Orange County has the second highest number of opioid-related deaths in the state after Los Angeles, and the epidemic is hitting hardest among people in their golden years.
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October 25, 2017 | 0 comments
While many students seem unaffected by the violence, medical experts say the mere knowledge of killings can cause them to experience their own trauma and lose their sense of safety.
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October 25, 2017 | 0 comments
The Center for Health Journalism  at USC Annenberg will bring 10 California journalists to Los Angeles this month for the 2017 California Data Fellowship, which helps reporters learn the skills to... more
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October 24, 2017 | 0 comments
New tech tools could offer faster, more accurate air quality readings for people living in highly polluted areas such as “Cancer Alley” near the twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
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October 24, 2017 | 0 comments
Psychiatrist Reinaldo de los Heros has had more lives than a cat. For years, he was allowed to continue practicing, even after the death of one of his patients. But recent actions by Maine's medical... more
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October 23, 2017 | 0 comments
Youth homelessness is a growing problem in California cities. Numbers from Santa Clara and Alameda counties show that homeless youth have roughly doubled from just two years ago.
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October 23, 2017 | 2 comments
California spends an estimated $4 to $5 billion a year on mental health services for children and teens. Our goal is to find out whether access to mental health care is equitable across the state, as... more



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