home
RSS
Think you can't tri? Think again!
November 27th, 2012
02:02 PM ET

Think you can't tri? Think again!

Editor's Note: This time last year, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, along with the CNN Fit Nation team of producers selected seven lucky viewers to be part of the Fit Nation Triathlon Challenge.  Adrienne (LaGier) Forgette was one of those viewers, and successfully competed alongside Gupta at the Nautica Malibu Triathlon this past September.

What are you waiting for? Thinking about applying for the CNN Fit Nation team but apprehensive that you don’t have what it takes? Do you find the application process daunting? Or are you waiting until the last minute to perfect your entry? Here is my advice to help you change your life:

FULL POST


CDC: Half of young people with HIV don't know it
November 27th, 2012
01:52 PM ET

CDC: Half of young people with HIV don't know it

Almost a quarter of new HIV cases are seen in young people, and more than half of them don't know they're infected, says a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control.

According to the report, more than 12,000 new cases occurred in young people aged 13 to 24 in 2010, and close to 60% of them did not know their HIV status.

"That so many young people become infected with HIV each year is a preventable tragedy," wrote CDC Director Dr. Thomas Frieden in the report. FULL POST


Advertisement
About this blog

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the latest stories from CNN Chief Medical Correspondent, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen and the CNN Medical Unit producers. They'll share news and views on health and medical trends - info that will help you take better care of yourself and the people you love.

Advertisement
Advertisement