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Roughly 20 states have laws like the one in Arkansas that make it a crime for people with HIV to...
Indian Health Service-Opioids
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — U.S. government hospitals placed Native American patients at increased risk for opioid abuse and overdoses, failing...
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The Denver hospital is trying something new: When their oldest patients need a major operation, what to do isn't decided...
Stephen Ramirez of the California Health Collaborative
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Stephen Ramirez, Chief Executive Officer of the California Health Collaborative, discusses the numerous racial and educational factors that can create...
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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire has voted to put into place some of the country's toughest drinking water standards...
Mosquito Extermination
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NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say they nearly eliminated disease-carrying mosquitoes on two islands in China using a new technique....
Overdose Deaths
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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. overdose deaths last year likely fell for the first time in nearly three decades, preliminary...
Michelle DiBuduo, Executive Director of Valley Caregiver Resource Center
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Michelle DiBuduo, Executive Director of the Valley Caregiver Resource Center, discusses the organization's pivotal role in assisting individuals as they...
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LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan prison workers are facing a mental health crisis that includes much higher rates of suicidal...
Trump Family Planning
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration's ban on taxpayer-funded family planning clinics referring women for abortions prompted a major provider...
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More patients across the U.S. are turning to telehealth options in the face of scarce clinics and access to medical...
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Arts, Media & Culture, Children & Families, Education, Environment, Foundations, Health, INSIGHT, Justice & Poverty, Previews
In this collaboration with ValleyPBS, host Mark Oppenheim interviews nonprofit leaders from California's Central Valley and discuss the work they...
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An international organization called the Merck Foundation is working to empower women in Burundi and Africa to not feel ashamed...
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When reforms shortened working hours for U.S. doctors-in-training, some worried: Was that enough time to learn the art of medicine?...
MED Marijuana Laws Teen Use
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CHICAGO (AP) — New research suggests legalizing recreational marijuana for U.S. adults in some states may have slightly reduced teens'...
Dan-Klein-Poster
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Daniel Klein, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Patient Access Network Foundation, discusses the organization's mission to help alleviate...
Opiods Inside the Brain
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BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Lying inside a scanner, the patient watched as pictures appeared one by one: A bicycle. A...
Injured Veterans Fertility Help
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal program to help injured veterans and their spouses conceive children through in vitro fertilization...
Blind at Airport Wayfinding App
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Navigating airports can be tricky. They're loud, crowded and not always laid out intuitively. They're even more challenging for visually...
Kurt-Newman
Children & Families, Health, Previews
Kurt Newman, President & CEO of the Children's National Health System, discusses how the influx of technology and preventative methods...
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Mental health programs and services across the state of California vary vastly from county to county, making it hard to...
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In the face of new restrictions on abortions in several states in the U.S., women who are seeking an abortion...
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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A growing number of states have passed laws in hopes of helping patients get the medication...
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In this collaboration with WHUT - Howard University Television, host Mark Oppenheim interviews nonprofit leaders from the Washington D.C. region...

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