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Christina Jewett

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Investigative reporter covering health and welfare for California Watch, a project of the Center for Investigative Reporting; former reporter for the Sacramento Bee

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An investigation into a drug prescribed to girls who start puberty early found long term consequences.

Drug delaying puberty linked to bone problems in early adulthood

An investigation into a drug prescribed to girls who start puberty early found long term consequences.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Southern California’s become the center of a drug-rehabilitation racket, that specializes in charging the state’s Drug Medi-Cal program for so-called “ghost clients,” including dead…

Rampant Fraud in Southern California Rehab Clinics

Southern California’s become the center of a drug-rehabilitation racket, that specializes in charging the state’s Drug Medi-Cal program for so-called “ghost clients,” including dead…

from Which Way, L.A.?

Hantavirus is a rare cause of disease, but it can be deadly, as visitors to Yosemite Valley are finally been warned.

Hantavirus Outbreak at Yosemite

Hantavirus is a rare cause of disease, but it can be deadly, as visitors to Yosemite Valley are finally been warned.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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