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I wrote this story to call attention to the "disease of the week" phenomenon and how it is turning important health messages into easily-dismissed cultural static.

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Dr. Jonathan E. Fielding is the health officer for Los Angeles County. In this state-appointed role, he works closely with the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services to ensure the health of county residents.

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George Lemp is director of the University of California's HIV/AIDS Research Program, or UARP, a program created in 1983 by the state Legislature to provide funding for AIDS-related research at nonprofit institutions in California. UARP supports research in basic clinical, social/behavioral and epidemiologic sciences through research awards, special initiatives and collaborative agreements with the State Office of AIDS.

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Journalist Emily Schmidt had a rare opportunity to humanize the often-hidden story of domestic violence, and some of the systemic judicial problems that arise in connection with it. Here's what she learned.

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