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    Migrating Traumas: Local Immigrants Tell Their Stories

    Sep 30, 2014

    Michael Lozano

    Long Beach is home to immigrants from across the globe. While many leave their home countries in search of better economic opportunities, some are fleeing domestic violence, gangs, and war. For these residents, life in the US isn't just about finding work. It's spent coping with post traumatic stress.
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    Migrating Traumas: Local Immigrants Tell Their Stories

    Sep 30, 2014

    Michael Lozano

    Long Beach is home to immigrants from across the globe. While many leave their home countries in search of better economic opportunities, some are fleeing domestic violence, gangs, and war. For these residents, life in the US isn't just about finding work. It's spent coping with post traumatic stress.
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    Could Low-Income Women Benefit More From Doulas?

    Sep 24, 2014

    Deonna Anderson

    It was spring of 2010 when Long Beach resident Elizabeth Thai gave birth to her first born. She was a teen and had not taken any birthing classes because she didn’t think she could afford them. By the time she learned that her health care plan did cover the cost of classes, it was almost time to go into labor.
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    Elizabeth-Thai-370x210

    Could Low-Income Women Benefit More From Doulas?

    Sep 24, 2014

    Deonna Anderson

    It was spring of 2010 when Long Beach resident Elizabeth Thai gave birth to her first born. She was a teen and had not taken any birthing classes because she didn’t think she could afford them. By the time she learned that her health care plan did cover the cost of classes, it was almost time to go into labor.
    Continue to Long Beach Voicewaves