By Taylor Sisk Three of North Carolina’s Medicaid mental health organizations announced last week that they’ll be jointly launching a..
A new comprehensive health care center will provide 24-hour mental health and addiction urgent care, outpatient behavioral health treatment..
As the legislative session nears, Gov. Pat McCrory makes his priorities known. By Rose Hoban Flanked by lawmakers and law enforcement..
Heroin makes its presence known in suburban, small-town and rural America. By Taylor Sisk Despite what recent headlines across the nation..
Thousands of kids in the foster care system founder as they reach adulthood. But there’s movement in the General Assembly to make..
A conference in Asheville convened law enforcement officers and health care professionals concerned about drug trafficking in Western North..
By Michelle Andrews Kaiser Health News Although primary care doctors frequently see patients with depression, they typically do less to..
Furanylfentanyl mixed into heroin has been catching users unawares, and overwhelming attempts to save them. By Rose Hoban Word is spreading..
In the past week, two agencies responsible for public money to confront substance use have announced initiatives to make naloxone more..
This year’s annual legislative mental health breakfast addressed why there are so many people with mental illness in prison and what..