In a time of constant change and budget cuts, directors of North Carolina’s local health departments ponder how they’ll maintain public..
UNC Epidemiology professor Steve Wing has been honored and vilified. By Gabe Rivin On March 28, 1979, catastrophe loomed as Three Mile..
As legislators reconvene in Raleigh this week, health advocates will be on Jones Street to push for their priorities – some of them new,..
This year’s flu season is busy, with at least 10 percent of all North Carolina emergency department visits for flu-like symptoms. By..
Even with Ebola out of the public spotlight, public health officials are still preparing for the worst. By Rose Hoban For several weeks..
A UNC doctor forges a hybrid path, with groundbreaking research on tobacco use and gun safety while still treating patients. By Jennifer..
Changes in the law allowing greater access to naloxone has resulted in people being saved from overdose death. By Rose Hoban More than 200..
The ECU School of Dental Medicine is expanding its statewide network of clinics that offer sliding-scale services and unique educational..
Aggregated data about metals in North Carolina’s well water indicate some disturbing connections between birth defects and well water..