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As part of the Center for Health Journalism Fellowship, journalists work with a senior fellow to develop a special project. Recent projects have examined health disparities by ZIP code in the San Francisco Bay Area, anxiety disorders and depression in the Hispanic immigrant community in Washington state, and the importance of foreign-born doctors to health care in rural communities.

MIAMI HERALD
Spurred by the death of 17-year-old Elord Revolte after a fight in a Miami-Dade County juvenile lockup, the Miami Herald undertook an exhaustive investigation into the state’s deeply troubled juvenile justice system.
As part of our series on sex education and teen pregnancy, we asked 20 women at the Central California Women’s Conference.
The San Joaquin Valley is home to some of the California's highest rates of teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. As part of a series on sex education and teen pregnancy, The Fresno Bee found out what some women wished they would have learned about sex when they were younger.
Hampstead Hill Academy students in a hallway outside a classroom. Victoria Samo Jordan for USN&WR
More children of undocumented immigrants now live in fear and survival mode as the Trump administration’s aggressive immigration enforcement policies distress them as never before.
Navajo comedian, motivational speaker and advocate, Pax Harvey, poses for a picture in Gallup, New Mexico.
Navajo comedian, motivational speaker and advocate Pax Harvey is among advocates addressing health and wellness in tribal communities at a grassroots level.
Sandra Flores, program director for the Fresno County Preterm Birth Initiative.
The neighborhood a child grows up in may be the biggest contributor to teen pregnancy rates. And one way to reduce the number of teen pregnancies is to provide structure, like after-school activities, to teens in needy neighborhoods.
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A new facility will offer medical and dental services  targeting those with mental-health and addiction issues -- the first of its kind in Santa Barbara and the only one between Los Angeles and San Francisco.
Navajo actor and health advocate Loren Anthony prepares meals in his house in Gallup, New Mexico. (Photo-Antonia Gonzales)
Through a fellowship with the USC Annenberg-Center for Health Journalism, we travel to LA and look at a program, which is helping ensure babies and parents are safe, healthy, and at the same time connecting them to other Native Americans in the big city.
A girl is examined by a physician’s assistant in Aurora, Colo. (John Moore/Getty Images)
Minnesota officials knew they would exhaust Children’s Health Insurance Program money by the end of this year and likely be out of money for coverage of low-income children and pregnant women by the end of September. And Congress will probably not meet a deadline to help.
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Program participants at a drum and dance class speak about what wellness means to them and how culture is part of their efforts to decrease stress, engage in their community and maintain sobriety.
Dr. Gurraj Singh Bedi, a third year resident at the Mercy Medical Center's Family Practice Clinic.
Even if the county ever gets a medical school, it is a long-term goal years away and many low-income patients need solutions now.

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