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For These Florence Survivors, The Threat Of Drug Relapse Was Scarier Than Any Floodwaters
How one North Carolina clinic helped patients with opioid addiction during the storm.
The War On Drugs -- In Your Bacon
Factory farming risks pushing us into a post-antibiotic world, but consumers are demanding change.
Most Hospital ERs Won’t Treat Your Addiction. These Will.
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Fewer than 5 percent of emergency doctors work in hospitals that offer anti-addiction meds.
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These Fierce Photos Highlight Kids Battling Cancer And Sickle Cell Disease
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and Sickle Cell Awareness Month.
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What It's Like To Work At A Suicide Crisis Hotline
"Had a shotgun across his lap. He was ready to take his life."
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A Family Seeks Answers After 2 Mental Health Patients Drown In Police Custody
The women were trapped in dangerous Hurricane Florence flood waters while being transported by police in South Carolina.
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Drinking Is Probably Aging You Much More Than You Realize
By Emily Blackwood, On Assignment For HuffPost
Beware of all the wine, beer and other alcoholic beverages you consume on bar nights.
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So THAT'S The Difference Between Alzheimer's And Dementia
By Colleen Travers, On Assignment For HuffPost
Breaking down what you need to know about the brain conditions.
A Year After Hurricane Maria, School Closures Make Trauma Worse For Puerto Rico's Children
The storm took away homes and loved ones. Now, kids dealing with anxiety and depression are losing familiar classrooms.
This Is What Life Is Like For Children In Post-Hurricane Maria Puerto Rico
School closures mark another loss for children in Puerto Rico still mentally recovering from Hurricane Maria.
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Tuberculosis Remains World’s Top Infectious Killer, But A Turning Point May Be Near
A high-level U.N. meeting next week may jolt efforts to fight the treatable, curable disease.
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The Homeless Get Sick; ‘Street Medicine’ Is There For Them
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One goal is to cut down on emergency room visits.
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FOOD & DRINK
The Best Late-Night Snacks, According To Nutritionists
Certain foods can actually help your brain trigger sleep and suppress your appetite.
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GOP, Dems Unite Behind Senate Bill Fighting Addictive Drugs
By Alan Fram, AP
The measure passed by a 99-1 vote Monday evening.
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Hospitals Take Aim At ‘The Greatest Health Threat Of The 21st Century’
By Justine Calma, Grist
Health systems comprising more than 17,000 facilities worldwide are pledging to slash their carbon emissions.
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Matthew Perry Says He Spent Past 3 Months In A Hospital
The "Friends" star had surgery to repair a gastrointestinal perforation.
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How To Talk To Your Kids About Natural Disasters
Here are some age-appropriate ways to discuss these traumatic events.
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The 6 Relationship Questions Psychics Get Asked Most Often
The most common one: Will I meet my soulmate?
White Supremacy Is Deadly For Everyone
Including white people.
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U.S., Cuba Officials Discuss Mysterious Embassy Health Attacks On Diplomats
The illnesses, which first appeared last year, were initially described as the result of sonic attacks or health attacks.
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11 Effective Amazon Products For Anxiety, According To Reviewers
The hunt for effective ways to deal with anxiety just got easier.
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Hurricanes Are A Relapse Danger For Drug Users, But Experts Have A Plan For Florence
Previous hurricanes have left people with addiction in dire positions.
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How To Talk To Your Kids About Addiction
The first step: Start early.
FDA Cracks Down On E-Cigarettes As Vape Usage Reaches 'Epidemic Proportions'
The FDA is calling on e-cigarette makers to fight the teen vaping epidemic. If companies don’t comply, they might just get their products pulled off shelves.
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Jon Hamm Nails Why It's So Hypocritical To Shame Therapy
The actor explains how mental health is just as important as physical health.
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Can CBD Really Help You Sleep Better?
By Leigh Weingus, On Assignment For HuffPost
Breaking down what the product does for insomnia.
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