Thursday, December 6, 2007

Targeting Health Messages to Teens

Thursday, Dec 6, 2007 at 12:06 p.m.

In light of sobering HIV / AIDS statistics in the District, it's clear that targeted health interventions are necessary to reach teenagers. But it's notoriously hard to get young adults to listen and change their behaviors. Kojo speaks...

U.S. Marshals Service

Thursday, Dec 6, 2007 at 12:37 p.m.

It's the oldest federal law enforcement agency in the U.S., but perhaps the one that's least understood by the public. U.S. Marshals are the go-to guys for everything from protecting judges to transporting prisoners. Join Kojo as we...

U.S. Incarceration Rates

Thursday, Dec 6, 2007 at 1:06 p.m.

The crowded U.S. prison system apparently continued to expand last year, with the latest data showing that the number of people in prison hit 2.2 million. We look at the news behind those statistics, including the fact that the number of...

Our Bodies' Inner Workings

Thursday, Dec 6, 2007 at 1:28 p.m.

Work, childcare, exercise, sleep: most of us know the patterns of our daily life pretty well. But our bodies' inner routines during a twenty-four cycle remain a mystery. And our ignorance of those routines can have a big impact on our...

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