By Jenni Bergal Stateline While a growing number of states have turned their attention to marijuana legalization, another proposal has been..
But health advocates and researchers say the EPA’s new standard isn’t tight enough to protect the public’s health. By Gabe Rivin..
By Gabe Rivin Gov. Pat McCrory has given his signature to a bill that eliminates several environmental rules, including requirements for..
One of the beauties of naloxone is that it allows someone overdosing another chance at life, someone like Brittany Russ, who now is..
Each year, our editor treks out to the North Carolina State Fair, determined to find healthy food that’s also special enough to be..
The federal Health Resources and Services Administration awarded the Franklin-based Full Circle Recovery Center $100,000 to purchase and..
By Rose Hoban In many rural counties, the 10 largest employers – the hospital, the school, local government, manufacturers – will..
Anti-smoking advocates are making a new push to help people in North Carolina quit. By Rose Hoban Each year, about 14,200 people in North..
By Ariella Monti NC Consumers Council Flavored tobacco seems to have hooked young smokers. According to a Centers for Disease Control and..