Stories by Viji Sundaram

Viji Sundaram is the Healthcare Editor at New America Media. subscribe to Viji Sundaram's feed

Posted on: May 10, 2016, Source: New America Media

“In California, we have kids’ teeth rotting out of their heads,” said an independent reviewer of California's dental care.

Posted on: Feb 1, 2016, Source: New America Media

California schools will once again be able to offer mental health programs for students if a newly introduced bill finds support.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2015, Source: New America Media

Nearly 60 percent of African Americans and 40 percent of Latinos live in states that have not expanded the program.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2013, Source: New American Media

When the Affordable Care Act fully unrolls, it will require insurers to offer mental health care benefits equal to physical health benefits.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2012, Source: New America Media

In Escondido, school chefs are now cooking 10,000 meals a day from scratch, and seeing academic and behavioral improvement as a result.