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

People with Alzheimer’s press for answers

By , Globe Staff

Is anyone paying attention to the intense feelings of isolation among those struggling with the disease, they want to know.

Suffolk County man dies after infection by West Nile virus

By , Globe Staff

The man, in his 60s, was one of five people in Mass. to have been infected with the virus this year, officials said.

Nursing home faulted anew

By , Globe Staff

The state investigation provides a window into the inner workings of a nursing home ranked among the worst in Mass.

State reviews nursing licenses after fraud is found

By Felice J. Freyer and , Globe Staff

Massachusetts will examine 21,000 nursing licenses after two more fraudulent credentials were discovered.