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Finish Line in Sight for Autism Insurance Bill

Finish Line in Sight for Autism Insurance Bill

After years of frustration, autism advocates are poised to get an insurance bill through the General Assembly. By Rose Hoban After years of..

July 1, 2015 with 0 Comments
Uncertainty Hangs Over Providers As They Work to Improve Care

Uncertainty Hangs Over Providers As They Work to Improve Care

Health care providers gather to swap ideas about how to better integrate mental and physical health care, but they’re doing it in the..

June 24, 2015 with 1 Comment
From Clinic to Campground

From Clinic to Campground

Two camps bring kids with chronic illness from the clinic to the woods and water. By Rachel Herzog When you walk down the dirt road through..

June 23, 2015 with 0 Comments
A ‘Watershed’ Opportunity to Save More Lives from Overdose and Infection

A ‘Watershed’ Opportunity to Save More Lives from Overdose and Infection

The Southern Harm Reduction and Drug Policy Conference was held in Asheville last week, convening advocates working along the front lines..

June 17, 2015
In the Most Frightening of Times, Support that Sustains

In the Most Frightening of Times, Support that Sustains

The Family Support Network of Eastern North Carolina provides support to families with children with special needs in 29 mostly rural..

June 15, 2015
Good Samaritan Update On Its Way to McCrory

Good Samaritan Update On Its Way to McCrory

Gov. McCrory could soon sign a bill that makes changes to North Carolina’s Good Samaritan Law – changes supporters hope will save..

June 11, 2015
Yadkin Valley Community Hospital Shuts Down, a Community Remains Hopeful

Yadkin Valley Community Hospital Shuts Down, a Community Remains Hopeful

A rural community hospital sits vacant after the company licensed to operate it shuts the doors. By Taylor Sisk “I don’t think the..

June 5, 2015
New Abortion Rules Will Become Law

New Abortion Rules Will Become Law

Gov. McCrory will be signing a bill that adds restrictions for women seeking abortions and doctors who perform them. By Rose Hoban A bill..

June 4, 2015
Connecting with the Community in Hertford County

Connecting with the Community in Hertford County

Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital launches a program to provide frequent visitors to its emergency department with coordinated care and..

June 3, 2015
New Abortion Restrictions Pass Senate Committee

New Abortion Restrictions Pass Senate Committee

A bill that would increase the waiting time before an abortion to 72 hours and require only obstetrician/gynecologists to perform abortions..

May 28, 2015
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