Anticipating a broader immigration crackdown, undocumented families are hiring lawyers and scrambling to make contingency plans for their seriously ill U.S.-born kids.
Researchers believe Californians, many of whom lost health coverage, delayed doctor visits that could have led to earlier detection. Now, with people seeking medical care under the Affordable Care Act, some experts expect to see an increase in late-stage cancers.
Teachers and health professionals report post-election depression, anxiety and stress in young immigrants and minorities.
Removing them during already-planned hysterectomies poses little risk and can help prevent a deadly cancer, researchers find.
Uno de cada cinco adultos de California, con niños viviendo en sus casas, fueron golpeados, pateados o abusados físicamente cuando eran niños, y uno de cada 10 fue abusado sexualmente, según datos publicados por una fundación de salud infantil.
Focusing on parents can help end cycle of trauma for kids, experts say.
The now-redundant subsidized insurance programs have served tens of thousands of children over 15 years.
Overall rates are falling in California and nationally but data point to certain hospitals with extremely high percentages.
Alcanzar a los que hablan español con el mensaje anti-tabaco toma un esfuerzo extra.
But reaching Spanish speakers might take some extra effort.