CNN - Health How can we tell how fat we are? 2017-08-16T21:14:43.000000000+00:00 When Kate Townsend took her kids for their back-to-school health checkups last month, she got a surprise. Teen overdose death rate climbed 19% in one year 2017-08-16T08:49:11.000000000+00:00 The rate of teen drug overdose deaths climbed 19% from 2014 to 2015, from 3.1 deaths per 100,000 teens to 3.7 per 100,000, according to data released this week. The new numbers involve teens ages 15 to 19 and were released by the National Center for Health Statistics. Paralyzed man making brain-computer tech a reality 2017-08-16T08:22:52.000000000+00:00 Ten years after an accident left him paralyzed, Tom Nabarro is using multiple forms of technology to live the live he wants. He hopes brain-computer interfaces could take him even further. Worried relatives try to remove children from hospital where 68 died 2017-08-16T04:58:32.000000000+00:00 Prime Minister Narendra Modi started his Independence Day speech Tuesday with a call for the country to stand shoulder to shoulder with people of the city of Gorakhpur as they mourn the deaths of 68 children in a state-run hospital. Australian bodybuilder with rare disorder dies after high-protein diet 2017-08-16T03:05:10.000000000+00:00 Meegan Hefford, a 25-year-old bodybuilder, was found unconscious on June 19 in her Mandurah, Western Australia, apartment, according to CNN affiliate Australia News 7. Days later, Hefford was pronounced dead. Only after her death did her family learn that Hefford, the mother of a 7-year-old daugh... Charlottesville, hate crimes are public health issue, experts say 2017-08-15T22:57:22.000000000+00:00 The American College of Physicians has released a new policy statement calling hate crimes "a public health issue." Doctors and public health leaders weigh in on how and why racism and hate crimes can hurt public health. Charlie Gard's parents set up foundation with $1.7 million in donations 2017-08-15T21:42:40.000000000+00:00 Over the past six months, $1.7 million in donations has poured into the treatment fund for Charlie Gard, a British baby whose life was the subject of a legal tug of war in British courts before his death in July. Tiger Woods had pain, anxiety, sleep drugs in system during arrest 2017-08-15T15:52:37.000000000+00:00 A toxicology report indicates that golfer Tiger Woods had pain, anxiety and sleep medications and THC in his system when he was arrested on Memorial Day on suspicion of DUI. When a mom makes her child sick 2017-08-15T11:32:20.000000000+00:00 "I never saw it coming," said Susan, whose family requested that we not use their last names. Why astronauts are using 3-D printers in space 2017-08-15T09:14:53.000000000+00:00 Astronauts have always had to pack light. Luckily, when they've visited the moon or lived on the International Space Station, Earth is literally in sight. And if they had a medical issue or injury, home wouldn't be far away.