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January 21, 2022 | 0 comments
STAT's Helen Branswell and The Atlantic's Katherine J. Wu talk COVID reporting and managing the overwhelm.
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January 20, 2022 | 0 comments
While the country awaits a Supreme Court ruling on Roe v. Wade, state lawmakers are busy chipping away at access to care.
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January 18, 2022 | 0 comments
Sustained coverage on surprise bills fueled public outrage and legislation. But the resulting regulations are far from perfect.
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January 14, 2022 | 0 comments
Finding families willing to talk was a daunting challenge: "Why would anyone want to speak about this, much less with a reporter?"
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January 12, 2022 | 0 comments
As the omicron surge disrupts schools nationwide, new research finds that kids forced to learn online instead of in person exhibited more behavioral issues.
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January 10, 2022 | 0 comments
How one reporter perservered to find the right people for bringing an overlooked story of the pandemic era to life.
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January 10, 2022 | 0 comments
The CDC leaves many scratching their heads in communications over isolation and quarantine.
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January 07, 2022 | 5 comments
As the Surgeon General warns of a youth mental health crisis, a psychotherapist asks: where are the policies that would help kids get care?
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January 05, 2022 | 0 comments
In Chicago, police routinely arrest people for possession of small quantities of drugs knowing the charges won’t stick. But the arrests have real consequences.
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January 03, 2022 | 0 comments
For decades now, oil companies have been pumping wastewater deep back underground across California, via wells penetrating the same oil field. What does the science tell us about the health risks?
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December 29, 2021 | 0 comments
For series on home births, a reporter recounts how she overcame a key challenge: "I felt I was missing the voices of people I was writing about, the women who opted for home birth."
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December 23, 2021 | 0 comments
There is no elder care system in California, and the options are particularly dire for families with scant resources.
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December 22, 2021 | 0 comments
People with disabilities routinely contend with neglect and dismissal, made worse by the pandemic. A journalist reflects on what he learned from reporting such stories.
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December 21, 2021 | 1 comments
The research is nascent and the early results conflicting, but there are some worrying signs.



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