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February 08, 2022 | 2 comments
Before I even knew the broader perimeters of my series, I knew that I wanted to give voice to the people who were not free to tell their stories.
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February 04, 2022 | 0 comments
Alcohol use has an outsize impact on public health in New Mexico, where alcohol is involved in one in six deaths among working-age adults.
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February 03, 2022 | 0 comments
As the pandemic unfolded, our stories shifted to reflect the hidden epidemics and issues facing Mendocino County that were eclipsed by pandemic coverage, guided by the topics highlighted by our... more
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February 02, 2022 | 0 comments
When researchers try to study health in communities of color, they often run into distrust that stems from decades or centuries of abuse and exploitation from the medical establishment.
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February 02, 2022 | 0 comments
How two reporters laid bare chronic problems in Texas jails, where inmates with mental health needs languish and die at alarming rates.
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February 01, 2022 | 0 comments
Plus, legal whiplash continues around vaccine and mask mandates.
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February 01, 2022 | 1 comments
Some studies show that Black women receive hysterectomies at three times the rate of whites. The consequences of the procedure can be huge.
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February 01, 2022 | 1 comments
Medical schools are voicing stepped-up commitments to combatting racism and inequities. Skeptics doubt such moves will lead to meaningful change.
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January 31, 2022 | 0 comments
The state is on the cusp of becoming the first to offer all residents health care coverage, regardless of their immigration status.
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January 28, 2022 | 0 comments
For years, statistics have shown that a person born in the Delta of Arkansas has a lower life expectancy than someone born in the urban areas of Central and Northwest Arkansas.
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January 28, 2022 | 0 comments
The budget of the Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing has grown to an unprecedented level of $1.2 billion, thanks to federal and state pandemic funds.
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January 27, 2022 | 0 comments
A reporting team will look at the ways in which the pandemic has exacerbated Type 2 diabetes and exposed health inequities among Hispanic youth living in San Antonio’s West Side.
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January 26, 2022 | 0 comments
The initiative will support the work of 13 talented and diverse journalists from around the country.
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January 26, 2022 | 0 comments
Reflections from reporting on Minnesota’s child welfare system, which disproportionately impacts Native children.



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