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Opioid Crisis Continuing Toll
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As lawyers exchange mountains of paper and dicker over the details of a settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, Americans...
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A European doctor is suing the FDA after the agency has blocked several abortion pills that the doctor has prescribed...
Rethinking Alzheimers
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WASHINGTON (AP) — When researchers at the University of Kentucky compare brains donated from people who died with dementia, very...
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...
Abortion West Texas
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After seven states passed sweeping abortion bans this year, speculation soon arose about the potentially onerous travel burdens the laws...
Snacks Health
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NEW YORK (AP) — Americans are addicted to snacks, and food experts are paying closer attention to what that might...
Vaping Lung Damage
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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Friday again urged people to stop vaping until they figure out why...
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...
Assisted Suicide Colorado
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DENVER (AP) — After watching his mother die slowly when he stopped her medication, Neil Mahoney knew he wanted the...
Flavored-E-Cigarettes-Ban
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LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer moved Wednesday to make her state the first to ban flavored electronic...
OPIOIDS
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BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Health Department is going to be receiving a three-year, $9.5 million grant to help...
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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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WASHINGTON (AP) — Health officials are investigating more cases of a breathing illness associated with vaping....
Pinterest Vaccine Searches
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NEW YORK (AP) — Pinterest said Wednesday it will try to combat misinformation about vaccines by showing only information from...
Abortion Missouri
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A new Missouri ban on abortions at or after eight weeks of pregnancy won't take...
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...
Immigration Medical Treatment
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BOSTON (AP) — The Trump administration has eliminated a protection that lets immigrants remain in the country and avoid deportation...
Workers
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A form of kidney disease that has been around for many years has been wiping out Central Americans who work...
Microplastics and Water
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GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization says the levels of microplastics in drinking water don't appear to be risky,...
Kurt-Newman
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Kurt Newman, President & CEO of the Children's National Health System, discusses how the influx of technology and preventative methods...
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Planned Parenthood clinics in several states are charging new fees, tapping financial reserves, intensifying fundraising...
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A new study published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics linked drinking tap water while pregnant to lower IQs in newborns....
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NEW YORK (AP) — Planned Parenthood said Monday it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide...
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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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