A court run by teens helps keep their peers out of trouble in Robeson County. By Hyun Namkoong North Carolina is one of only two states in..
A law enacted by the General Assembly last year allows pharmacists to give more immunizations, creating new business for drug stores. By..
While the rates of paddling in schools have decreased dramatically over the past few years, in some places, use of the practice..
Press release from UNC Chapel Hill News office, dated March 27 Children who received high-quality early care and education in UNC’s Frank..
By Rose Hoban In the past three budget years, North Carolina’s various early-childhood education programs – Head Start, NC Pre-K..
A symposium in Raleigh last week highlighted the ways child-care centers could contribute to reducing kids’ weight. By Rose Hoban You..
Leaders at Gaston County’s health department saw too many teens becoming parents before their time. So they addressed the problem..
Reductions to the state’s health and human services budget made during last year’s legislative session become reality. By Rose Hoban..
By James Harrison This story first appeared in Carolina Public Press and is published by N.C. Health News through a content-sharing..