Coronavirus: Fact vs Fiction

Coronavirus: Fact vs Fiction

Coronavirus: Fact vs Fiction

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Join CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta for the latest news about the coronavirus. He'll make sense of the headlines, speak with the experts and give you all the information you need to stay safe and healthy.
  1. January 15, 2021
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    The Hunt for Disease X
    As human activity ventures further into the wilderness, scientists believe more diseases will emerge. CNN Senior International Correspondent Sam Kiley takes Sanjay on a journey deep into the rainforests of the…
  2. January 14, 2021
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    What Kids Want and Need Right Now
    For a lot of children, the pandemic has been an unsettling time.  Socializing is limited, school is not the same, and parents are often stressed out themselves. CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupt…
  3. January 13, 2021
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    Covid-19’s Mental Health Toll on Healthcare Workers
    Some people call the mental and emotional stress that healthcare workers have faced this past year ‘burnout.’ But burnout existed in the industry long before Covid-19. So what do you call something that’s more…
  4. January 12, 2021
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    This Is Your Brain on Stress
    A lot of people have been feeling stressed out by this pandemic, and unfortunately, it’s been that way for a while now, but what is this unrelenting stress doing to our brains? CNN Chief Medical Correspondent D…
  5. January 11, 2021
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    Your Vaccine Questions Answered
    What’s the latest news about vaccines, and what are the delays with the rollout? In this episode, CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta answers listener questions about the distribution process and p…
  6. January 08, 2021
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    The Long Way Home
    Imagine a country that is not under a strict lockdown or scrambling to find hospital beds to care for Covid patients; where people regularly dine and drink inside. This country exists –it’s Singapore. One of ou…
  7. January 07, 2021
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    When the Virus Mutates
    New variants of the coronavirus are circulating around the globe and causing some concern among experts. One in particular, variant B.1.1.7, has been found to more easily spread from one person to another.  Thi…
  8. January 06, 2021
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    Pharmacy Deserts
    Vaccine distribution in the U.S. is going to rely on local pharmacies and supermarkets, but what if your neighborhood doesn’t have either? CNN's Omar Jimenez takes a closer look at "pharmacy deserts" and the im…
  9. January 05, 2021
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    The Covid-19 Eviction Crisis
    By the end of the month,millions of people across the country will be teetering on the brink of eviction. In this episode, CNN Business reporter Anna Bahney tells the story of a young family that started the ye…
  10. January 04, 2021
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    Teen Scientist Discovers Potential Covid-19 Treatmen…
    Fourteen-year-old Anika Chebrolu is the 2020 winner of the 3M Young Scientist Challenge. In this episode, CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta hands things over to her to talk about her discovery of…
  11. December 29, 2020
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    New Year's Hopes and Dreams
    What is the first thing you want to do when it is safe to see your friends and family again? In our last episode of the year, we share your biggest hopes and dreams for a brighter 2021. To learn more about how…
  12. December 28, 2020
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    Sanjay and Anderson Cooper Say Goodbye to 2020
    For nearly a year, Dr. Sanjay Gupta has been a constant presence in our lives, reporting on Covid-19. In this special episode, he opens up to Anderson Cooper about what it's been like to cover the pandemic ever…
  13. December 22, 2020
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    The Power of Touch
    Just about everyone in the world right now appears to be experiencing less touch. There’s less hugging, less hand shaking. Even people who are living with others during the pandemic report very little physical…
  14. December 21, 2020
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    Covid Christmas Tale
    How are we supposed to gather around the Christmas tree... if we need to stay six feet apart? On today’s episode, CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta speaks with Stephen Arnold, President of the In…
  15. December 19, 2020
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    Dr. Gupta Gets Vaccinated
    Did you know that Dr. Sanjay Gupta is a practicing neurosurgeon? As a health care worker, he is at a higher risk for contracting the coronavirus so on Friday, he received his first dose of the Pfizer vaccine. L…
  16. December 18, 2020
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    A Spoonful of Hope
    Nearly 60 years ago, Americans witnessed the roll out of a polio vaccine that would change lives and the way we fight disease. Writer and producer Jeffrey Sherman was a child when he took the vaccine, at the ti…
  17. December 17, 2020
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    The NFL's Covid Crisis
    The NFL playoffs are just weeks away but the league is still figuring out how to defeat its most formidable opponent to date: Covid-19. A flurry of outbreaks have delayed games and sidelined players on multiple…
  18. December 16, 2020
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    Anti-Vaxxers and Worries About Vaccine Hesitancy
    Covid-19 vaccine distribution is finally rolling out, but some Americans are still skeptical. CNN Correspondent Elle Reeve travels to rural Tennessee to hear people’s concerns and speak with medical and policy…
  19. December 15, 2020
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    Delivering the Vaccine
    This week, nearly three million doses of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine will be delivered to more than 600 vaccination sites around the country. Today, CNN Aviation Correspondent Pete Muntean takes us behind the sce…
  20. December 14, 2020
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    FDA Authorizes First Covid-19 Vaccine
    The Food and Drug Administration has authorized a vaccine by Pfizer and BioNTech that will start reaching the most at-risk Americans today. CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks through the fin…

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