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Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 3:00pm
Tune in to learn Hands-Only CPR. It may help save a life.
Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 6:00pm
A filmmaker's journey to discover the mystery behind the meaning of her extremely long Hawaiian middle name, Hepuakoamanaʻ ekapunokamalei-o-naliʻ iamekahanohanoʻ ia.
Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 8:30pm
An estimated 4 million babies are born in the United States each year, and many moms have specific hopes for how their labor will go.
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 8:30pm
Also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, ALS physically and mentally affects each person differently.

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Monday, March 28, 2016 - 6:00am
WXXI’s national healthcare series and its host Dr. Peter Salgo have been nominated for a Daytime Emmy® Award in the Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host category. 
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 8:30pm
A diagnosis of pancreatic cancer is devastating for the patient and his/her family. Often the cancer is caught when it is at an advanced stage, and survival rates are lower than many cancers.
Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 8:30pm
This week's panel discusses Bipolar disorder and the controversy around diagnosis and treatment
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 10:00pm
The reality of bipolar disorder is hard to fathom: five and a half million Americans have been diagnosed with the disorder and yet so little is known about how the illness manifests itself in our brains.
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 9:00pm
Alzheimer’s ravages the minds of over 40 million victims worldwide. Join scientists as they untangle the cause of this tragic illness

Next Avenue - Where grown-ups keep growing.

Visit WXXI's new online destination NEXT AVENUE for people over 50 to explore and connect.

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