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This story was produced as part of a larger project led by Ritu Marwah, a participant in the 2020 California Fellowship. 
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“In a weird and dark way, it’s a good time to be a health reporter," one freelancer said.
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The bill gained momentum as the pandemic put a spotlight on health care disparities and workforce shortages.
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The trend raises new concerns that regulators aren’t policing the industry enough during a crisis.
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Disinformation is always bad for democracy, but it is especially toxic during a pandemic.
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Gerald Chee isn't shy about his battles with substance abuse. Chee, who lives on the Navajo Nation, said he believes he got COVID-19 while partying with others.
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How do you find COVID-related racial disparities at nursing homes? Start with these tips.
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When older workers like Jan lose their jobs, they often lose health insurance as well, forcing many to drain their modest savings to extend their coverage.
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“It's overwhelming,” one diaper bank director said. “We're trying to do the best we can.”
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Innovative programs spring up to help vulnerable adults stay connected.

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