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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

Lung cancer relapse not unusual, specialist says

By , Globe Staff

That’s true even among patients who have previously had a cancerous lesion surgically removed.

The new bullying in schools: bias and bigotry

By , Globe Staff

Students and teachers are grappling with creative ways to tackle a rising tide of hateful acts.

Boston drain firm indicted in fatal trench collapse

By , and , Globe Staff

Atlantic Drain Service Co. and its owner each face two counts of manslaughter related to the October deaths of two workers in a trench that flooded.

State report on nursing home wages is lacking

By , Globe Staff

An analysis by the Baker administration was supposed to detail how the money was spent. The report, released this week, included no such information.