North Carolina is one of the states where Aetna’s pullout means there are fewer insurers for consumers to choose from. By Phil..
By Thomas Goldsmith Wake Forest Baptist Health is taking on a 30-year lease of Wilkes Regional Medical Center in North Wilkesboro,..
In parts of North Carolina, people die from cancers at much higher rates. Some cancers have been linked to malnutrition, race and poverty..
Founded by medical students, the MedServe program allows recent college graduates to work in clinics for underserved North Carolina..
There’s no one reason why a rural hospital closes. But the results are often similar – reduced access to certain forms of care...
The experiences of two families devastated by traumatic brain injury display the limitations of North Carolina’s ability and..
By Thomas Goldsmith Many sudden trips to emergency departments, long stays in myriad hospitals, and countless interactions with health-care..
A recently closed hospital gets another shot at life in the state budget passed last week. By Thomas Goldsmith, with reporting by Rose..
Doc makes it his mission to bring subspecialists to rural southeastern North Carolina. By Taylor Sisk Fernando Moya, requires little sleep..
By Thomas Goldsmith A new College of Health Sciences building for Appalachian State University in Boone will broaden students’..