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This is your brain on heroin
Fri, 08/29/2014 - 16:26
Sanjay Gupta explains what happens to your brain on opiates, the key ingredient in heroin and other powerful narcotics.
Call for e-cigarette crackdown
Fri, 08/29/2014 - 11:40
The World Health Organization is calling for strict regulations on e-cigarettes.
Surgical 'black box' coming soon
Fri, 08/29/2014 - 10:59
Researchers are working on a tracking device like the ones placed in airplanes that records surgeons' movements during an operation.
Ebola outbreak death toll passes 1,550
Thu, 08/28/2014 - 08:45
The Ebola outbreak "continues to accelerate" in West Africa and has killed 1,552 people so far, the World Health Organization said Thursday.
Being an addict's mom
Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:31
How do parents of addicts help their children without enabling them? CNN's Kelly Wallace gets a painfully honest look at what it's like to be in this situation.
'Meat & potatoes' of fighting drugs
Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:25
Heroin use has surged in cities across the U.S. CNN joins Detective David Betz as he and a confidential informant work to get illegal drugs off the streets.
Ebola doctors volunteer despite risk
Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:21
Healthcare workers in Liberia carry on despite the growing number of casualties among their own. Nima Elbagir reports.
Ebola outbreak 'worse than I'd feared'
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 15:26
CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden is in Liberia, one of four countries affected by the largest Ebola outbreak on record.
'Suicide tourism' has doubled
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:40
More than 600 people traveled to Switzerland for the "sole purpose of committing suicide" between 2008 and 2012.
45 sickened by raw milk in Utah
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:39
Cases of campylobacteriosis, a common diarrheal infection, have been linked to raw milk or cream purchased at a local dairy farm.
120 health care workers dead
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 07:23
CNN's Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta discusses why 120 healthcare workers died from the Ebola virus.
Medical evidence of white privilege?
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 07:22
Jean Casarez sets out to find out why blacks and other minorities have higher infant mortality rates and health issues.
Questions linger about effects of Fukushima
Wed, 08/27/2014 - 07:06
Four years after the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, questions about the lingering physical and mental health toll of the disaster persist.
Adding years to your life
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 17:03
CNN's Holly Firfer tells us how to add years to your life and life to your years.
Transgender woman feels 'complete'
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 14:47
Devin Payne had gone years without health insurance. Then Obamacare opened the door for her gender reassignment surgery.
6 yoga poses to help with sciatica
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 14:44
Sciatica is a real pain in the butt -- and sometimes also in the leg and foot. See six yoga poses that can help provide sciatic pain relief.
Inside the Ebola 'quarantine zone'
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 08:47
A red rope guarded by police marks the "quarantine line" around the West Point slum. Beyond it, more than 70,000 people are trapped -- angry, scared and increasingly hungry.
Patients lie to CDC
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 07:53
Out of fear or mistrust, some Ebola patients aren't honest about all the people they've been in contact with while symptomatic.
Menopause Qs you're not asking
Mon, 08/25/2014 - 18:03
Menopause: the permanent end of fertility (and periods!) that commonly happens to women in their late 40s and 50s. For many women, just saying the word can increase anxiety levels.
Inside your mind with 'Brain Games'
Mon, 08/25/2014 - 17:44
Jason Silva from National Geographic's hit show "Brain Games" talks about tricks the mind plays that shape our reality.
Skate park committee to be revived
Stray sniper bullet breaks window in EG
Sons of Liberty Distillery making quality, local whiskey
History with Kelly Sullivan
Chariho governing bodies to convene tonight
EWG volleyball defeats Coventry
COVENTRYâ€” One of the longest winning streaks in the state came to a dramatic end Friday night. The...
Chariho comes up big in Cross Country meet
BURRIVILLE- Itâ€™s almost fall, and itâ€™s almost time for cross country season in South County. This...
Chariho falls to EG in Injury Fund Tourney
WESTERLYâ€”The Chariho Chargers football team were challenged by Division III East Greenwich this...
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