California program is a good step toward coordinating care for high-needs patients, study finds

An evaluation by UCLA researchers has found that a California program launched in 2016 has been a positive step toward providing better-coordinated health care for people insured by Medicaid. Initial findings from the ongoing analysis were published today by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research. The researchers report that the state’s Whole Person Care […]

Research shows that weight stigma toward pregnant women is widespread and damaging

Family and friends are often the first people with whom women share the news of a pregnancy, and who get a first peek at a newborn fresh from the hospital. But, when a woman discovers that friends and family are often the most likely to dish out jabs about her weight, her new bundle of […]