By Taylor Sisk Almost one of every three adults living with mental illness is likely to be the victim of violence in any six-month period,..
For 35 years, a gathering organized by the school of public health at UNC has been focusing on the health of minority populations. By Hyun..
Everyone poops, but few people like to think about where it all goes – except some researches from RTI International. By Stephanie..
Since the 1990s, North Carolina has adopted a number of practices and laws to promote breastfeeding. As a result, the state has almost..
Regulators are setting rules about how far away to keep hydraulic fracturing wells from homes, schools, hospitals and natural resources..
A program created by a teacher in Chapel Hill combines learning with exercise as a way to combat obesity. By Hyun Namkoong Walk. Listen...
A farming program for people with mental health disabilities provides horticulture therapy, honey and a place to heal. By Hyun Namkoong..
Gov. Pat McCrory and Health and Human Services Sec. Aldona Wos came to the State Health Directors’ meeting where they focused on big..
Last fall, a reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act took effect. The changes in the law will have strong repercussions within..
Years after lead paint and leaded gas have been banned, lead lingers in household environments. Residents of old houses sometimes find..