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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.

May 15th, 2014
12:59 AM ET

How is the deadly virus MERS detected?

The World Health Organization says the concern about the deadly virus MERS has "significantly increased," with hundreds of people potentially exposed in the U.S. alone. Can officials detect the disease before it's too late and begins to spread to others? CNN's Brian Todd investigates.

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Filed under: Health • Medical • MERS
May 13th, 2014
06:30 PM ET

Health care workers exposed to MERS

CNN's Brian Todd reports on the spread of MERS in the United States.


Filed under: Brian Todd • Health • MERS • Situation Room
February 25th, 2014
07:15 PM ET

"Let's Move" campaign turns four

As First Lady Michelle Obama celebrates four years of "Let's Move," CNN's Joe Johns looks at the initiative's growing impact, celebrity partners, and vocal critics.


Filed under: Health • Joe Johns • Michelle Obama
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
December 10th, 2013
08:09 PM ET

Girl's fight for cancer research lives

Gabriella Miller may have lost her cancer battle, but her fight for cancer research carries on. Dana Bash reports.


Filed under: cancer • Congress • Dana Bash
October 24th, 2013
07:11 PM ET

Live Obamacare signups in the Situation Room

Tom Foreman speaks with three young Americans who want to sign up for Obamacare but can't because of website problems.

RELATED STORY: What we learned — and didn't - from Obamacare website hearing


Filed under: Health • Obamacare • Tom Foreman
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
June 21st, 2013
01:18 PM ET

Breakthrough for fighting leukemia?

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks about new medication that doctors say may be the best treatment yet for leukemia.

RELATED STORY: New drug may be best treatment for leukemia yet


Filed under: cancer • Health • Medical • Sanjay Gupta
June 15th, 2013
08:34 AM ET

How hackers can kill you

The FDA is urging manufacturers to tighten security measures on pacemakers and other medical devices.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • Hackers • Health • Tech
June 4th, 2013
01:20 PM ET

10-year-old is desperate for new lungs

Time is running out for a 10-year-old girl in need of new lungs. CNN's Jason Carroll reports on the latest.

RELATED STORY: Parents of girl waiting for transplant ask Sebelius to intervene


Filed under: children • Health • Jason Carroll
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