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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AG tells Malden charter school hair rules are biased

By , Globe Staff

Maura Healey’s office said Mystic Valley Regional Charter School’s hair and makeup policy discriminates against students of color.

Tom Brady has never been listed with a concussion. That may be missing the point.

By , Globe Staff

It’s the hundreds of other little-noticed blows to the head that professional athletes, and especially football players, endure each year that can prove even more problematic.

Hate rides the rails, and the roads

By and , Globe Staff

Hateful messages have become common companions for commuters, on benches, bus seats, and scribbled over subway signs.

ACLU files complaint over Malden school’s policy on braids

By , Globe Staff

The organization claims Mystic Valley Regional Charter School is targeting students of color for punishment.