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Sunday, Feb 14, 2016 at 10:43 PM EST

Changing Minds: An NBC4 Special Project

Changing Minds: An NBC4 Special Project

For the next year, NBC4 will shine a light on mental health and mental illness by providing education, information and hope.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 06:56 AM EST

Food Fears: Dealing With Your Child's Peanut Allergy

Food Fears: Dealing With Your Child's Peanut Allergy

News4's Doreen Gentzler shares some major changes to the treatment for peanut allergies. 

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 08:31 PM EST

Botched Zika Tests Worry Couple Who Moved From Miami

Botched Zika Tests Worry Couple Who Moved From Miami

An expectant couple that moved from Miami to Washington to avoid the Zika virus when she got pregnant is worrying about the results of their retests after D.C. officials announced hundreds of tests performed...

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 07:54 PM EST

High School Students Address Depression by Singing About It

High School Students Address Depression by Singing About It

A group of teenagers sings about depression and mental illness at schools througout Loudoun County, Virginia, to spread hope, save lives and honor one life lost too soon. Aimee Cho reports.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 11:12 AM EST

Va. Governor: Cut Jamestown Celebration, Fund Mental Health

Va. Governor: Cut Jamestown Celebration, Fund Mental Health

Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe is asking Republican lawmakers to cut spending on the 400th anniversary of the founding of the oldest legislative body in the country and redirect the money to mental health care...