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Three of my relatives, all Mixteco farmworkers in California, died of COVID-19 last year. As we mourn, we wonder if diabetes played a role in their deaths.
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"My name is Uma. I am a domestic violence survivor, and this is my story."
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Dr. Valencia Andrew-Pirtle began working in Blytheville more than 20 years ago as a family medicine specialist and, over time, she has learned the most dangerous disease Mississippi County faces is one she wouldn't have thought about decades ago.
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“The treatment of amputees is in the dark ages, and COVID only made the dark ages darker,” said Dr. Demetrios Macris, a vascular surgeon in San Antonio, Texas.
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Mental health experts assumed that people of all races had the same risk factors for self-harm. Emerging evidence suggests that is not the case.
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At the root of child abandonment is a lack of services. It's not that they don't exist, it's that parents are often denied access to care for their child's needs.
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Anyone seeing Khambete from a distance could be forgiven for thinking that just like so many Indian Americans, she too was living the American Dream. Yet all wasn’t well at home.
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In the midst of a cancer diagnosis, Uma found the courage to leave the relationship.
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Americans are reporting high levels of emotional distress from the coronavirus pandemic -- levels that some experts warn may lead to a national mental health crisis.
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This story was produced as part of a larger project led by Jessica Seaman, a participant in the 2019 National Fellowship. Other stories in this series include: The Denver Post launches project to investigate teen suicides in Colorado — and we need your help Soup, sticky notes and other lies about su

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