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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.

Students walk past one of the many anti-bullying signs posted around Harry S. Truman Middle School in Fontana on Thursday, March
This story is part of a larger project for the 2021 Data Fellowship, a program of the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism....
Students walk past one of the many anti-bullying signs posted around Harry S. Truman Middle School in Fontana on Thursday, March
One in three middle and high school students say they’ve been bullied, a new Southern California News Group analysis shows.
Cyberbullying has many incarnations, from making fun of someone’s appearance on Instagram to sending revealing photos to classma
The same advice parents give children before heading to school or a friend's house can protect them from cyberbullies.
Fernanda Davila works on a spelling packet at the kitchen table in her Phoenix home on March 8, 2022.
Students in English language learning programs in Arizona had the lowest passing rates of any group, including homeless students.
Restorative justice techniques are used in other countries such as Italy as a diversion tactic.
As schools have returned to in-person instruction, advocates for children say they’re starting to see an uptick in juvenile justice complaints. We look at how diversion works in other countries.
The Adult Day Center in Paso Robles is a place for adults with memory loss to safely spend daytime hours.
In the coming years, the Baby Boomer generation will be aged 65 and over, and as health care needs increase, more resources for adults with diseases like Alzheimer’s and dementia will be needed on the Central Coast.
Lisa Rowe at her home in Hendersonville, N.C. For years, she has struggled to get her son help in battles with insurance compani
After struggling to get treatment for her mentally ill son, a mother’s act of desperation: Giving up custody.
Reading disabilities are correlated with incarceration later in life. Advocates say the pandemic exacerbated the problem.
Juvenile justice advocates see a disproportionate number of children with reading disabilities. The pandemic shed a light on those inequities.
Felipe Salcedo holds a framed picture of his late nephew, Diego Stolz, at his Moreno Valley home Wednesday, March 23, 2022. The
Diego Stolz, 13, was fatally assaulted at Landmark Middle School in 2019, but wrongful death lawsuit probably won’t be heard before 2023.
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A major new investigation details how nursing homes failed during COVID-19.



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