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Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 8:30pm
Experts say the heroin epidemic, which is a growing problem nationwide, is largely spurred by people who first become addicted to prescribed opiate pain medications.
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 8:30pm
Life-saving treatments can leave a wake of long-term physical and mental side effects for which patients may not be prepared.
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 10:00pm
Raising Bertie is an intimate portrait of three African American boys as they face a precarious coming of age in rural Bertie County, North Carolina.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 7:30pm
Raising Bertie is an intimate portrait of three African American boys as they face a precarious coming of age in rural Bertie County, North Carolina.

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PTSD, survivor’s guilt and reintegrating into civilian life – these stories illustrate the challenges some vets face, and successful ways they overcome.

Recently

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 8:30pm
This week's panel discusses Bipolar disorder and the controversy around diagnosis and treatment
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 8:30pm
Rochesterian Vlad Stefanovic shares with the panel how Multiple Sclerosis has affected his life.
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 8:00pm
Join Emmy-winning wildlife cameraman Colin Stafford-Johnson on an authored journey along Ireland’s rugged Atlantic coast
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 8:30pm
Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease that is known as the “great imitator” because many of its symptoms can mask themselves as other disorders. 
Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Connected by having a son or daughter who is gay, parents across the country discuss their experiences in the documentary Anyone and Everyone airing Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 1 p.m. on WXXI-TV. 

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