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TEENS IN DISTRESS

The mental health crisis among U.S. teens.

Teens in distress are swamping pediatricians.

Blue Light

DEADLY GERMS

Articles in this series explore the rise in drug-resistant infections, and the causes and possible solutions.

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CELL WARS

Immunotherapy offers hope to a cancer patient,

but no certainty

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PLANET FAT

Articles in this series are exploring the causes and the consequences of rising obesity rates around the world.

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Driven to Distraction;

Read the Pulitzer Prize Winning Series

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HOW TO BE CREATIVE

This is part of "A Year of Living Better," a monthly series of how-to guides for subscribers that will help you improve your life, community and world.

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E-CIGS

Juul Labs, the e-cigarette start-up, may join forces with the tobacco powerhouse Altria — the maker of Marlboro.

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YOUR BRAIN ON COMPUTERS

How heavy technology use impacts behavior and the brain.

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BY MATT RICHTEL