Why? Change: Nurse practitioners

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Why? Change: Nurse practitioners

This piece is part of Future Health Policy Network At the Living Well Together conference at the University of Toronto last September we spoke to more than 200 registered nurses about changing attitudes in…

When police show up in uniform

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When police show up in uniform

By Jessi Loerch, CNN Photojournalist Abel Uribe explored Rio de Janeiro during Brazil’s World Cup celebrations in 2014, but it was only afterward that he realized just how symbolic the uniformed police officers were…

New superbug strain C. difficile is ‘highly mutated’

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New superbug strain C. difficile is ‘highly mutated’

Written by CNN Staff Written by CNN Staff More than 160 million people have already fallen sick from a new, “highly mutated” variant of the superbug C. difficile, according to the World Health Organization….

Social media explodes over ugly medical questions

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Social media explodes over ugly medical questions

A onetime tight-knit community is reeling after a man who had proposed changes to their water supply to fight Ebola put out a news release outlining the plan and posing a series of questions…

Kimmela: saving the cold that makes crops shine

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Kimmela: saving the cold that makes crops shine

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption This vitamin A tablet is at the heart of Nigeria’s efforts to prevent Vitamin A deficiency in children You’ve packed your kids off to school, packed a warm…