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Deodorant Changed the Ecosystem of North Carolina Armpits

Deodorant Changed the Ecosystem of North Carolina Armpits

North Carolina researchers are exploring the far reaches of … our belly buttons. And armpits. By Laura Pellicer They linger on your..

February 4, 2016 with 0 Comments
Appalachian Community Health Centers to Open After Delays

Appalachian Community Health Centers to Open After Delays

By Margaret Williams This story first appeared in Carolina Public Press and is published by N.C. Health News through a content-sharing..

February 4, 2016 with 0 Comments
Group Works Up Suggestions to Strengthen Mental Health, Drug Treatment System

Group Works Up Suggestions to Strengthen Mental Health, Drug Treatment System

Months of work by a diverse group of experts is yielding ideas on how to improve state programs. By Rose Hoban A high-level panel of..

January 20, 2016
Paramedics To Be Paid for Mental Health Transportation

Paramedics To Be Paid for Mental Health Transportation

A pilot program to bring people in mental health crisis straight to psychiatric services gets some traction. By Rose Hoban On Tuesday,..

December 16, 2015
Human, Animal Health Experts Work Together on This Year’s Flu Prevention

Human, Animal Health Experts Work Together on This Year’s Flu Prevention

It’s the time of year when public health officials prepare for human flu. But this year’s preparations are complicated by the..

December 11, 2015
Coordinated Services Help People Reach Beyond Disability

Coordinated Services Help People Reach Beyond Disability

Care coordinators help connect individuals and their families to resources and relationships within their communities. By Taylor Sisk..

November 16, 2015
CEO of New Cherokee Hospital Reflects Back, Looks Forward

CEO of New Cherokee Hospital Reflects Back, Looks Forward

As the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians prepare to open the doors of a new hospital, CEO Casey Cooper reflects on the evolution of..

November 9, 2015
N. C. Medical Society Foundation Gets Grant to Improve Preventive Care in Rural Areas

N. C. Medical Society Foundation Gets Grant to Improve Preventive Care in Rural Areas

By Taylor Sisk The North Carolina Medical Society Foundation was last month awarded a $440,500 Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust grant to..

November 5, 2015
Yadkin County Leaders Work Toward Reopening Hospital

Yadkin County Leaders Work Toward Reopening Hospital

By Taylor Sisk As crews of workers continue the task of cleaning and mending the shuttered confines of Yadkin Valley Community Hospital,..

October 23, 2015
Eastern Band of Cherokees Unveil Their New Hospital

Eastern Band of Cherokees Unveil Their New Hospital

The Cherokee community welcomed guests last Thursday to the ribbon-cutting of their state-of-the-art 155-000-square-foot health care..

October 19, 2015
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