HEALTH

Ride the Tiger:  A Guide Through the Bipolar Brain

Ride the Tiger: A Guide Through the Bipolar Brain

Nearly six million Americans have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, and yet so little is known about how the illness manifests itself in our brains. Join the search to discover where the biological and chemical breakdowns occur in the brain, and hear the stories of accomplished individuals who have been diagnosed as bipolar.

Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit

Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit

Excerpts from the fifth annual National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit in Atlanta include remarks by President Barack Obama, U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers, and U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy. Plus, KET's Bill Goodman interviews Nancy Hale, executive director of Kentucky-based Operation UNITE.

Secret Life of Babies

Secret Life of Babies

What can a baby see and hear? Why can they swim underwater? How do they communicate? And why do toddlers have temper tantrums?

Highlights from the Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit

One to One with Bill Goodman

Highlights from the Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit

Bill Goodman presents highlights of the 2016 National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit in Atlanta including remarks by President Barack Obama and U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers.

Oral Health and the Geriatric Population

Kentucky Health

Oral Health and the Geriatric Population

Dr. W. Michael Mansfield, DMD, assistant professor at the Department of General Dentistry and Oral Medicine, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, and Dr. Robert G. Henry, DMD, MPH, chief of dentistry at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Lexington, discuss oral health as we age.

Casey’s Law

Casey’s Law

When her son dies of a heroin overdose, a courageous mother helps create legislation that might have saved her son’s life.

Recovery Coaches Help Parents Win Back Custody of Kids

Recovery Coaches

Recovery Coaches Help Parents Win Back Custody of Kids

Sheena Sparks and James Dixon of Jackson County in Eastern Kentucky have known each other since they were school children. As adults, they fell in love and had children, but their lives took a troubled turn when they began using drugs together.

%$?# Allergies!

It's Okay to be Smart

%$?# Allergies!

Springtime means the arrival of green grass, bright flowers, and buzzing bees. But for many of us, it’s also about sneezing, watery red eyes, and a runny nose, thanks to allergies. Learn why we get allergies and how our immune system turns against us to attack pollen.

Chasing Heroin

Frontline

Chasing Heroin

Explore America's heroin crisis in a fresh and provocative light. What happens when addiction is treated like a public health issue, not a crime?

Can Alzheimer’s Be Stopped?

Nova

Can Alzheimer’s Be Stopped?

Join investigators as they untangle the cause of Alzheimer’s disease and race to develop a cure.