The Week Ahead
Rep. Barbara Lee (D) will hold a town-hall meeting in Oakland to raise awareness about the impact of HIV/AIDS in the black community and to encourage community involvement to stop the spread of the disease. Lee also will hold a town-hall meeting in Oakland with federal Environmental Health Agency officials about the efforts to improve the area's air quality. The region has one of the nation's highest asthma rates, due in large part to air pollution.This is part of the California Healthline Daily Edition, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.