Aug 26, 2013 — Sarah Murnaghan, now 11, had only weeks to live earlier this summer when a judge ordered that she be moved up a transplant waiting list. Her case sparked a review of national organ transplant policy. Now, she's recovered enough to soon be able to go home.
May 23, 2013 — A trend that was interrupted in 2006 and 2007 has resumed: Fewer girls are getting pregnant.
Apr 12, 2012 — In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, legal strategies in the Trayvon Martin case, and a writer argues that cities are meaner places to live. In the second hour, negotiating retirement with a spouse, and a cancer survivor says, go ahead, "look at my scars."
Jul 19, 2011 — A high-pitched sound on Morning Edition imitated the hearing condition tinnitus, but offended listeners' ears.
Aug 10, 2010 — How many calories do you consume in a day? Photographer Peter Menzel and Faith D'Aluisio can probably show you.
Jul 29, 2010 — The government puts home genetics tests to the test, and warns that they don't live up to the hype.
Jul 15, 2010 — Scientists are meeting at Stanford University to get to the bottom of how much sitting is too much.
Jun 6, 2013 — Doctors say 10-year-old Sarah Murnaghan has only weeks to live if she doesn't get new lungs. Federal rules give priority to older patients. A judge has ordered that the rules be temporarily suspended, moving her up the waiting list.
Apr 5, 2012 — In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, the effectiveness of bariatric surgery in treating diabetes, and an update on the political crisis in Mali. In the second hour, bicyclists' behavior, and extreme weather and climate change.
Mar 27, 2012 — In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, how the Trayvon Martin case has changed the conversation about race. In the second hour, Supreme Court arguments over President Obama's Affordable Care Act, and a look back at the legendary career of basketball head coach Pat Summitt.