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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Eighth Mass. resident infected with West Nile

By , Globe Staff

The Middlesex County woman is in her 80s and has been hospitalized.

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.