A committee examining food deserts in North Carolina could get an extended lease on life, if lawmakers get their way. By Rose Hoban After..
A court run by teens helps keep their peers out of trouble in Robeson County. By Hyun Namkoong North Carolina is one of only two states in..
Higher sea-water levels at the coast are encroaching on facilities such as sewage systems, septic tanks and even landfills. Dealing with..
A symposium in Raleigh last week highlighted the ways child-care centers could contribute to reducing kids’ weight. By Rose Hoban You..
Leaders at Gaston County’s health department saw too many teens becoming parents before their time. So they addressed the problem..
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..