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.

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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.

LGBT community top target for hate acts in Boston

By , Globe Staff

Hateful acts against members of the LGBT community constituted about one-third of the city’s 275 reported hate crimes in 2016.

NECC co-owner convicted in meningitis outbreak

By and , Globe Staff

A jury found Barry Cadden guilty of racketeering and racketeering conspiracy, but refused to hold him directly responsible for the deaths.

Black ice. Broken bones. More to come?

By and Maddie Kilgannon , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Tuesday’s nor’easter gave way to a flood of ice-related injuries, and officials believe weather conditions could lead to more.