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Many Dislike Health Care System But Are Pleased With Their Own Care

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"The people that I know who have lost spouses, children, some of them are so ashamed that they wouldn't even acknowledge it as a cause of death," says A. Thomas McLellan, co-founder of the Treatment Research Institute. Courtesy of Treatment Research Institute hide caption

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Treating Addiction As A Chronic Disease

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African-American men who have sex with men face a high risk of becoming infected with HIV. Jose Luis Pelaez Inc/Blend Images/Getty Images hide caption

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Beam Me Up, Scotty? Turns Out Your Brain Is Ready For Teleportation

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A budtender prepares an edible sale for a customer at LivWell Broadway in Denver. Craig F. Walker/Denver Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Troy Hodge was only 41 years old when a vessel in his brain burst. "You don't think of things you can't do until you can't do them," he says. Matailong Du/NPR hide caption

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Strokes On The Rise Among Younger Adults

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A health worker in Lima, Peru, fumigates against the mosquito that spreads Zika virus, dengue and chikungunya. Martin Mejia/AP hide caption

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How Scientists Misread The Threat Of Zika Virus

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