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Do you know how to do CPR?

Wake County Emergency Medical Services is celebrating National EMS Week, May 21-27.

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Marijuana: Uncertain Medicine

Marijuana’s effects can vary from person to person, and scientists are not quite sure what to make of the common distinction users and growers make between cannabis sativa and cannabis indica.

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What is mumps and how does it spread?

Although vaccines have nearly eliminated this once common childhood disease in the U.S., mumps is still a concern throughout much of the undeveloped world, and has had several recent outbreaks stateside. Carrie Bohenick, MD, a pediatrician at Akron Children's Hospital Pediatrics, discusses the painful swelling of glands and other more serious symptoms of this viral infection.

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Marijuana: Uncertain Medicine

Marijuana’s effects can vary from person to person, and scientists are not quite sure what to make of the common distinction users and growers make between cannabis sativa and cannabis indica.
Courtesy of The New York Times
Marijuana: Uncertain Medicine 2:07

Marijuana: Uncertain Medicine

She helped her paralyzed son get his MBA, and earned a surprise on graduation day 1:29

She helped her paralyzed son get his MBA, and earned a surprise on graduation day

Raleigh unveils $10 million investment in renovations of downtown bus station 2:07

Raleigh unveils $10 million investment in renovations of downtown bus station

American Girl Doll store coming to Raleigh 1:56

American Girl Doll store coming to Raleigh