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Chinese Dissident Finds Struggles, Independence In America After Immigrating
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Lauren Hilgers's new book Patriot Number One: American Dreams in Chinatown charts the journey of Chinese dissident Zhuang Liehong, who immigrates to Queens, N.Y., from his village in Guangdong, China.
How To Parent From Prison And Other Advice For Life Inside
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Johnathon Shillings just got out of prison. He talks to Macario Gonzales Jr., who is currently serving seven years, about how to be the father his daughters deserve — and avoid becoming a target.
Dental Schools Add An Urgent Lesson: Think Twice About Prescribing Opioids
Friday, September 08, 2017
Opioid painkillers prescribed by dentists have helped fuel the nation's addiction epidemic. Dental schools are teaching the next generation of dentists that there are other ways to treat pain.
For Newborns Exposed To Opioids, Health Issues May Be The Least Of Their Problems
Friday, June 30, 2017
Dr. Joshua Sharfstein says worry less about the short-term withdrawal symptoms of babies exposed to opioids in the womb, and much more about the lives and mothers they go home to.
After Decline Of Steel And Coal, Ohio Fears Health Care Jobs Are Next
Monday, June 26, 2017
Health care jobs now outnumber manufacturing jobs in Jefferson County, Ohio. Hospital administrators worry that Republican plans to cut Medicaid will lead to layoffs.
Two Decades Later, Success For Man Who Imagined Turning His Life Around
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Steven Mallory who had just given up drug dealing when NPR interviewed him in 1994 and 1995. Now, the Dayton, Ohio, resident works a full-time job, owns two businesses and is a grandfather.
#NPRreads: 3 Stories To Ponder This Weekend
Saturday, February 20, 2016
#NPRreads is a weekly feature on Twitter and on The Two-Way. The premise is simple: Correspondents, editors and producers from our newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag. Each weekend, we highlight some of the best stories.