Staff Neurosurgeon, Emory Clinic; CNN Chief Medical Correspondent

Do-It-Yourself Alzheimer's Test Reveals Early Disease

Purpose in Life Is Good for Your Health — Having a strong sense of purpose in life may not guarantee happiness, but research shows it could promote good health and longevity. "There's no formal definition of having a purpose in life, but the consensus is that it's a sense of meaning and feeling that life is worth living," says preventive cardiologist Randy Cohen, MD, medical director of University Medical Practice Associates at Mount Sinai St.
May 26, 2015

RT @MountSinaiNYC: Our #research shows having a purpose in life is good for your #health & longevity #Wellness http:…

'White Helmets' bring medical aid to Syria — Volunteer first responders who traveled to Turkey for training returned home to give medical aid to Syrian bomb victims. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.

'White Helmets' bring civilian aid to Syria's conflict — And the reason is not because of deadly infectious diseases or lack of clean water, although those are problems there as well. Instead, it has to do primarily with rusty old barrels that are packed with explosives and hurtled out of helicopters onto large neighborhoods.
May 22, 2015

Some beautiful souls r trying to save Syrian lives after barrel bomb barbarism @SyriaCivilDef

May 22, 2015

#CNN: Plumbers, postmen & teachers join up to become a rescue team @drsanjaygupta reports from Turkey/Syrian border

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People With MS May Have Trouble Recognizing Emotions — MS can damage parts of the brain that allow us to recognize emotions in others. It's a skill we don't notice, until we lose it.

If You’re Having a Stroke, This Is the Ambulance You Want

How One Brother Survived a Rare Heart Disease — As Ernie Balcueva headed to the operating room, his father prayed to Ernie's four brothers, all of whom died of an inherited heart condition.
Apr 21, 2015

ernie balcueva lost 4 brothers. he alone survived, thanks to 2 generous organ donors.

New app is like Facebook for pot lovers — MassRoots is the latest app that's similar to Facebook or Instagram but specially caters to people who love weed. CNN's Ana Cabrera has more.

Opini�n: Es el momento de una revoluci�n por la marihuana medicinal — (CNN) - Veo señales de una revolución por todas partes. Lo veo en las páginas de opinión de los periódicos, y en las papeletas estatales en casi la mitad de Estados Unidos. Lo veo en los políticos que alguna vez prefirieron irse por lo seguro en este tema tan controversial, pero ahora están dispuestos a arriesgar su futuro por él.
Apr 17, 2015

RT @CNNMex: El Dr. Sanjay Gupta de @CNN dice que es momento de legalizar la marihuana medicinal en EU

Sanjay Gupta: Time for a medical marijuana revolution — Dr. Sanjay Gupta puts medical marijuana under the microscope again with "Weed 3: The Marijuana Revolution " at 9 p.m. ET Monday on CNN, followed by "High Profits " at 10 p.m., a CNN Original Series exploring the business of legal, recreational cannabis in Breckenridge, Colorado. I see signs of a revolution everywhere.
Apr 19, 2015

i know how easy it is to do nothing because i did nothing for too long. watch #weed3 tonight -

Apr 16, 2015

CNN: Dr. Sanjay Gupta: It's time for a medical marijuana revolution

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Sep 03, 2015

How much of your happiness can you control? About half, according to @AmitSoodMD. Here are some ways to get happier:

Aug 30, 2015

He 'bore witness' to his patient's lives. I will miss Oliver Sacks, the man who inspired my love for the brain

Aug 28, 2015

RT @MarkAPrinceJr: The brave doctors, nurses & staff of Charity Hospital during Katrina were true heroes-beacons of hope in dark moments @d…

Aug 28, 2015

Can't believe it's already been 10 years since Hurricane Katrina. Some reflections: #Katrina10

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