By Hyun Namkoong Chikungunya virus is as foreign as it sounds, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has already confirmed..
Food banks and hunger-relief organizations are critical to the safety net for people, and especially children, who are affected by food..
State lawmakers have trimmed budgets for programs such as bike paths, pedestrian enhancements and obesity prevention in recent years. By..
Throughout North Carolina, black infants die at greater rates than white infants, a disparity that persists into the mountainous western..
Organizers have to consider numerous threats in ensuring security and safety at high-profile events such as the U.S. Open in Pinehurst. By..
Most adults have not seen a tobacco commercial in decades. But new electronic cigarettes are not yet regulated, and commercials for the..
By Taylor Sisk Results released recently from a study conducted by researchers at UNC-Chapel Hill’s Gillings School of Global Public..
The final version of the bill that would green light hydraulic fracturing in North Carolina is poised for a final vote on Thursday. By Rose..
By Rose Hoban In meetings held late in the day Tuesday, lawmakers pushed through several bills that have ripple effects on health-related..
A bill that would restrict the use of tanning beds by teens under 18 made it through the House last year … and has been sitting ever..