By Rose Hoban New numbers compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show deaths from cancer are dropping around the South,..
Legislators are considering a provision that would allow 6-year-olds to operate certain all-terrain vehicles. By Rachel Herzog In North..
Part of a measure that has passed the Senate would allow diesel trucks to idle on and on and on. By Gabe Rivin In January, Laura Kelley..
By Rose Hoban New data from federal public health authorities show that only about one 10 people in North Carolina eat a healthy amount of..
Working Landscapes is helping local farmers get to market, while placing fresh, healthy food in front of schoolkids and others in rural..
Some educators believe getting kids to work in school gardens helps them eat more vegetables, even as they’re waiting for research to..
MADD leadership and volunteers gathered at the legislature to push for a law requiring ignition interlock devices for all convicted drunk..
By Rose Hoban More than 4,000 people who are working to recovery from substance abuse disorders will have some extra help, thanks to a $7.8..
Neither the House nor the Senate budget has allocated any funding for youth tobacco-prevention programs. By Rachel Herzog In 2011, North..