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120 health care workers dead
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CNN's Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta discusses why 120 healthcare workers died from the Ebola virus.
Medical evidence of white privilege?
2 hours 34 min
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
2 hours 50 min
Four years after the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, questions about the lingering physical and mental health toll of the disaster persist.
15 diseases doctors often get wrong
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 17:05
After strange pains or mysterious digestive issues, you hope a trip to the doctor will solve your health woes. That's not always the case.
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 - 14:58
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.
Medical marijuana may reduce painkiller overdoses
Mon, 08/25/2014 - 20:33
States that have legalized marijuana for managing chronic pain have significantly fewer deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses each year, according to a new study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine.
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.
No longer lonely: He lost 225 lbs
Mon, 08/25/2014 - 12:45
Tevante Clark enrolled in a nutrition program to try to lose weight naturally. He figured if that failed, he would get gastric bypass surgery.
She lost 140 lbs with hypnosis
Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:19
A dream vacation to Hawaii sounded like a nightmare to Julie Evans because it involved wearing a bathing suit. So when she got home, she vowed to change.
How dangerous is that sunburn?
Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:13
Dr. Sanjay Gupta tells us how applying sunscreen every day can help you live to be 100.
Congo confirms Ebola as virus spreads
Mon, 08/25/2014 - 09:26
The Democratic Republic of Congo is reporting new Ebola cases in a northern town, sparking fears that the deadly virus is expanding far beyond West Africa.
Dr. Gupta plays 'Brain Games'
Mon, 08/25/2014 - 07:35
"Brain Games" host Jason Silva joins Dr. Sanjay Gupta on SGMD Saturday at 4:30pm ET and Sunday at 7:30am ET on CNN
Good neighbors are good for your heart
Fri, 08/22/2014 - 16:03
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health, mind and body.
Surgical 'black box' could reduce errors
Fri, 08/22/2014 - 15:57
Researchers are working on a tracking device like the ones placed in airplanes that records surgeons' movements during an operation.
Borders closing over Ebola fears
Fri, 08/22/2014 - 11:44
Senegal has closed its borders with Guinea over fears that Ebola could spread -- the latest country to do so amid the largest outbreak on record.
Woman charged with trying to pass bogus bills
Governor signs pension bill in Central Falls
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