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Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

October 14th, 2014
06:41 PM ET

Texas Nurse's condition upgraded to 'good'

Elizabeth Cohen reports from Dallas, where Ebola patient and nurse Nina Pham's condition has been upgraded to 'good.'

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Filed under: Ebola • Elizabeth Cohen • Health • Texas
January 10th, 2014
07:52 PM ET

West Virginia chemical leak contaminates water supply

A chemical leak in West Virginia has contaminated a water supply and left residents without the ability to drink, bathe, or even brush their teeth. CNN Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen reports on the health hazards from and causes of the spill.

December 16th, 2013
07:02 PM ET

Study: Multivitamins should be avoided

New studies suggest that daily multivitamins are ineffective against dementia and heart disease. Elizabeth Cohen reports.


Filed under: Elizabeth Cohen • Health • Wolf Blitzer
October 22nd, 2013
07:51 PM ET

A cure for baldness?

Researchers were able to successfully grow human hair in bald places on mice. CNN's Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen tells Wolf Blitzer about what the promising breakthrough means for people.


Filed under: Elizabeth Cohen • Medical • science
October 7th, 2013
07:36 PM ET

Obamacare website still glitchy

When the Affordable Care Act's insurance exchanges rolled out on October 1, many were unable to enroll because of computer glitches. One week later, CNN's Elizabeth Cohen investigates if the sites are still having problems - and keeping people from getting coverage.


Filed under: Elizabeth Cohen • Obamacare
August 21st, 2013
08:42 AM ET

Biden's son hospitalized at cancer center

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports that Beau Biden entered the facility after a recent episode of weakness and disorientation.


Filed under: Elizabeth Cohen • Health • Joe Biden
May 14th, 2013
07:01 PM ET

Empowered patient: Angelina Jolie

Actress Angelina Jolie announces she underwent a preventive double mastectomy to reduce her risk for breast cancer.

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Filed under: Elizabeth Cohen • Health
March 5th, 2013
01:39 PM ET

Surrogate mom offered $10K to abort baby

A surrogate mother refuses to have an abortion after abnormalities were spotted on the ultrasound. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports.

Watch "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer" today during the 5pm ET hour for more on this story.

RELATED STORY: Surrogate offered $10,000 to abort baby


Filed under: abortion • Elizabeth Cohen • Medical
January 13th, 2012
06:31 PM ET

Brothel workers stump for Ron Paul

Brothel workers support Ron Paul's stance on prostitution and are helping him raise cash. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports.


Filed under: 2012 election • Elizabeth Cohen • Prostitution • Ron Paul
November 18th, 2011
05:43 PM ET

Paterno's lung cancer 'treatable'

Joe Paterno's lung cancer is reported to be "treatable." CNN's Elizabeth Cohen explains what that might mean.

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Filed under: Elizabeth Cohen • Health • Joe Paterno • Penn State