Kay Lazar

Lazar is a health reporter who focuses on aging, sports medicine, and public health. Her experience combines more than two decades of print and broadcast reporting. She previously worked as a news writer and producer at ABC and CBS radio networks.

Latest stories

Aaron Hernandez’s suicide: Were there warning signs?

By , Globe Staff

The reasons for suicide are as perplexing as they are common, with more than 40,000 people a year taking their own lives in the United States. Suicide behind bars is even more complex.

Bigotry finds a voice and venue in Massachusetts

By , Globe Staff

Hateful acts are woven into the tapestry of everyday life, a new project finds.

Most transgender renters see discrimination

By , Globe Staff

Transgender people frequently encounter discrimination while apartment hunting, researchers found, despite state law against such treatment.

Victims disappointed pharmacy owner wasn’t convicted of murder

By , Globe Staff

To family members whose relatives died from tainted drugs, the jury’s verdict Wednesday was small comfort.