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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, October 5, 2017 - 8:30pm
We all want our teens to be happy and carefree, but the reality is that teen depression is a legitimate and life-changing disease.

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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.

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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:30pm
While some food allergies are not that severe, some can be life threatening.
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 10:00pm
Meet this beautiful couple, who are known as the ‘100-year-old lovebirds’. 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 8:30pm
Whooping cough (pertussis) is a highly contagious illness that can cause many complications. It's also a disease that can be prevented.
Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 3:00pm
Often misunderstood and under-diagnosed, Borderline Personality Disorder is a serious mental illness that leaves those affected struggling to control emotions and maintain healthy relationships.
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 8:30pm
Monica J. Cook, assistant coach for Rochester Institute of Technology’s Women’s Soccer Team, tells her story of making the tough decision to give up the game she loved because of multiple hits to the head. 

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