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A long-awaited study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a link between tainted tap water at a U.S....
CBS Local Health News
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — State health officials are reporting North Carolina’s first three adult deaths from seasonal influenza. The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services announced Tuesday that the three adults were middle aged [...]
According to a recent study out of the University of Iowa, binge drinking is harmful to students’ critical-thinking skills only if a student has low critical-thinking skills to begin with.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — State health officials say a survey of South Carolina teens shows cigarette use among high school students has dropped significantly in the past two years. The Department of Health and Environmental [...]
North Carolina’s largest health insurer is asking for rate increases of between 16 percent and 24 percent to renew policies that would have been canceled for failing to meet minimum requirements under the federal overhaul law.
Women who used oral contraceptives for three years or longer are twice as likely to develop glaucoma.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Some schools are letting kids with live lice in their hair back in the classroom, a less restrictive policy that has parents scratching their heads. “Lice is icky, but it’s not dangerous,” [...]
Blue Cross North Carolina internal emails show big problems with Healthcare.gov registries.
WebMD Health News
For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.
The FDA is continuing to investigate a possible link between the multiple sclerosis drug Gilenya.
Of the 7.5 million people with psoriasis, about 10 percent to 30 percent get psoriatic arthritis.