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New Tech Helps Quadriplegic Control Robotic Arm with Mind

May 28
Researchers say they're excited about a new brain implant that allowed a paralyzed patient to control a robotic arm with his mind. Erik Sorto is the first in the world to have this new neural prosthetic device. Elaine Quijano reports.

Meningitis Vaccination Legislation Advances to NY Senate Chamber

HEALTH | By EDGE | May 29
The NY Senate had made positive moves on advancing a bill that would add meningococcal vaccines to the list of vaccines a child would receive.

NIH Major Study Shows Earlier HIV Treatment Improves Health

HIV/AIDS | By Lauran Neergaard | May 28
A major international study sought to settle how soon is best to start HIV treatment -- and the advice is don't delay.

NYS Assembly Passes Universal Health Care Bill

HEALTH | By EDGE | May 28
On Wednesday, May 27, the New York State Assembly passed the "New York Health Act" universal health care bill, providing universal, comprehensive health care to all New Yorkers without premiums, co-pays, deductibles, or limited provider networks.

Demi Lovato is the Face of Mental Health in New Campaign

HEALTH | By Sandy Cohen | May 28
Demi Lovato is sharing her story and encouraging others to do the same through Be Vocal: Speak Up For Mental Health, an initiative launched Thursday.

Art Project Los Angeles Features Haring, Warhol & More

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | May 28
Art auction and cocktail reception raises critically needed funds for Angelenos living with HIV/AIDS and showcases renowned as well as up-and-coming artists.

Health

New Tech Helps Quadriplegic Control Robotic Arm with Mind

Researchers say they're excited about a new brain implant that allowed a paralyzed patient to control a robotic arm with his mind. Erik Sorto is the first in the world to have this new neural prosthetic device. Elaine Quijano reports.

Fitness

Big Names Bring Streaming Workouts to the Living Room

Nearly 83 million Americans say they were not active last year, the highest number since 2009. Streaming workout classes could turn things around. You can get online training for a fraction of the price of gyms or boutique sessions.