For 35 years, a gathering organized by the school of public health at UNC has been focusing on the health of minority populations. By Hyun..
In an attempt to reduce the teen suicide rate and help adolescents with mental health problems, North Carolina is embracing some grassroots..
Even though officials and some practitioners say the NCTracks system has improved, there are still providers who struggle with the new..
Since the 1990s, North Carolina has adopted a number of practices and laws to promote breastfeeding. As a result, the state has almost..
Regulators are setting rules about how far away to keep hydraulic fracturing wells from homes, schools, hospitals and natural resources..
A program created by a teacher in Chapel Hill combines learning with exercise as a way to combat obesity. By Hyun Namkoong Walk. Listen...
A committee will be looking at whether to change the law around nurse-midwives requiring physician supervision or if statutory language..
The first meeting of a legislative committee exploring the issue of food deserts drew a diverse crowd to the General Assembly this week. By..
Over the years, recommendations for acceptable amounts of lead in children’s blood has fallen lower and lower; in fact, researchers..