Legislators trim restrictions from a bill that would extend the waiting period for an abortion from 24 to 72 hours. By Rose Hoban House..
State Health Policy
Country-western performer Jimmy Wayne, who was once a foster youth in the North Carolina system, came to the N.C. General Assembly to..
As a legislative deadline draws near, lawmakers move a group of bills to help school children stay healthier. By Rose Hoban With a major..
A suite of bills would make life a little easier for foster kids … and their parents. By Jen Ferris Calvin Mackay, 22, doesn’t have..
Nurse midwives came to the General Assembly to show their support for Senate Bill 695, legislation that would remove what they called..
Mental health advocates shared their stories with legislators to persuade them to protect funding for mental health, expand access to care..
A report from the state auditor brings more of the financials for the Department of Health and Human Services into focus, but there are no..
Care for the uninsured on the Outer Banks comes in the form of a clinic that feels like home. By Jasmin Singh Bobbie Cutrell came back to..
A Winston-Salem advocate presses forward with plans for a peer-run respite center intended to keep people with mental health and substance..
A bill filed Wednesday tweaks North Carolina’s abortion laws, creating new restrictions and requirements on doctors and a longer..