Members of the legislative Child Fatality Task Force map out what they can accomplish in the upcoming long session. By Rose Hoban..
Aggregated data about metals in North Carolina’s well water indicate some disturbing connections between birth defects and well water..
Juveniles incarcerated in adult prisons face a host of adverse health impacts. New research presented at the American Public Health..
Project Launch fosters and supports the social, emotional and behavioral well-being of young children in Alamance County. By Hyun Namkoong..
New research on the timing of potty training shows problems for pushing children too soon or waiting too long. By Whitney L.J. Howell The..
Researchers have linked cadmium to low birth weights, but they’re not sure why nonsmoking mothers have high blood levels of the heavy..
By Hyun Namkoong 1. What is a domestic violence-related homicide under state law? Under state law, a homicide is considered domestic..
For one of the only pediatric providers in Hertford County, providing care to an underserved rural population is the dream. But the..
Advocates express satisfaction at the improvement, but warn that efforts need to continue to keep trend continuing. By Rose Hoban Fewer..
New statistics show more teens are using devices such as e-cigarettes and hookahs, even as the rate of cigarette smoking drops. By Rose..