This year’s Child Health Report Card finds improvement in many health indicators, but poverty-related problems impede improvement for..
Department of Health and Human Services grant funding will be used to provide a 24-hour urgent care and crisis facility for mental health..
When the state rolled out new software to track Medicaid treatment and payments, some physician practices went months without getting..
A look at trends in pregnancies, births and abortions in North Carolina over the past several years. By Rose Hoban Fewer women in North..
According to advocates and officials at a meeting in Raleigh this week, North Carolina’s network of help for people in mental health..
This year’s flu season is busy, with at least 10 percent of all North Carolina emergency department visits for flu-like symptoms. By..
Strong words and a vote in the Health and Human Services oversight committee on Tuesday displayed how far apart members of the House and..
Researchers have linked cadmium to low birth weights, but they’re not sure why nonsmoking mothers have high blood levels of the heavy..
As lawmakers consider making changes to the state’s Medicaid program, legislators are staking out familiar positions from the past..
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