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Uganda: Out of the Wild
In 2009, FRONTLINE/World investigated how a novel idea in public health, called "One Health," has emerged to help combat threats like Ebola, Marburg virus and TB.
September 9, 2014
MSF on Ebola: "This is the Biggest Outbreak We've Ever Known"
This Ebola outbreak has overwhelmed both local health facilities and Médecins Sans Frontières' treatment centers.
September 9, 2014
Hunting Boko Haram
September 9, 2014
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Ebola Outbreak
FRONTLINE reports from inside the deadliest Ebola outbreak on record.
September 9, 2014
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TB Silent Killer
TB Silent Killer
FRONTLINE presents an unforgettable portrait of lives forever changed by tuberculosis, once thought to be a disease of the past.
March 25, 2014
Dental Chain May Be Booted From Medicaid Program
Small Smiles, which has been under federal scrutiny for years for performing unnecessary dental treatments on children, could be barred from the Medicaid program beginning next month.
March 11, 2014
Dental-Care Credit Card to Pay for Deceptive Practices
CareCredit, a major lender, was slammed for misleading customers about high-interest rates.
December 12, 2013
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Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria
FRONTLINE investigates the rise of deadly drug-resistant bacteria.
October 22, 2013
League of Denial
October 12, 2013
"Doctor Hotspot" Wins MacArthur Genius Grant
The award allows Jeffrey Brenner, featured in our 2011 film "Dr. Hotspot," to continue his work helping poor patients.
September 25, 2013
Senate Report Faults Children's Dental Chain for "Fundamentally Deceptive" Care
The bipartisan report recommends removing Small Smiles, one of the nation’s largest dental chains for children, from the Medicaid program for encouraging dentists to perform unnecessary treatments to boost profits.
July 25, 2013
Texas Law Cracks Down on Unnecessary Dental Treatments
Its sponsor says FRONTLINE's "Dollars and Dentists" investigation sparked the bill.
June 27, 2013