An FDA ban on kratom is scheduled to take effect on Friday. By Rebecca Smith Side Effects Public Media As of the September 30, a relatively..
Dozens of health providers spent last weekend in Asheville, learning how to better care for transgender patients. By Rose Hoban Even as..
The annual event brought together advocates and former addicts, looking for increased visibility for successful recovery from substance..
A monthly program gives people coping with memory loss a day of friendship and stimulation. By Rose Hoban Stephanie Kahn stands in front of..
The high profile lead-in-water problem in Flint, Michigan has prompted state lawmakers’ concern over the condition of the water in school..
The state’s newest psychiatric facility was plagued by delays. Now that it’s open, will there be fewer people in the state’s..
Former State Epidemiologist Megan Davies recounts how workers in the Division of Public Health told her they felt betrayed by the person..
The rate of suicide in the transgender community is staggeringly high. This week, activists gathered in Asheville to find ways to change..
Events leading up to the resignation of Megan Davies reveal how her former state department has become politicized. By Rose Hoban Timeline..
Only four North Carolina hospitals received the top rating in a new federal five-star hospital rating system released this week. By Jordan..