Dare County tackles a shortage of substance abuse and mental health services. By Taylor Sisk “Opiates took this place by storm,”..
A showcase at UNC-Chapel Hill highlights innovations coming from labs on campus that turn into companies, jobs and new therapies and..
Lawmakers voted down a proposal that would make medical marijuana more available in North Carolina, saying they didn’t think the bill..
A bipartisan group of senators wants to tighten the rules around granting exemptions from vaccination. By Rose Hoban In the wake of dozens..
Researchers in eastern North Carolina are culling the waters of the coast to find ingredients for new drugs and treatments for disease. By..
Cancer treatment advocates are looking to reduce the cost to patients for oral chemotherapy drugs. By Hyun Namkoong Darrell Rhodes, 57,..
As legislators reconvene in Raleigh this week, health advocates will be on Jones Street to push for their priorities – some of them new,..
As people on the federal health insurance exchanges look to next year, it pays to shop around again. By Michael Ollove Stateline For the..
Advocates of the harm-reduction approach to drug abuse say that since a law went into effect last year, dozens of lives have been saved by..
A bill to make it possible for the families of children with epilepsy to get an experimental hemp extract is near final passage in the..