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January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

  The bad news: Each year more than 350 North Carolina women are diagnosed with cervical…

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Could Your Patient’s Weight Alter the Effects of Vitamin D Supplements?

  A new study suggests overweight individuals might not reap the health benefits from taking…

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COVID-19 Infection May Induce Fetal Brain Hemorrhages

  Evidence has shown COVID-19 in fetal brain tissue in instances of pregnant people passing…

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CDC: Child Vaccination Rates Steadily Declining

  According to new data from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, instead…

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JAMA Pediatrics: New Tool May Help Identify Cerebral Palsy in Infants Sooner

  According to a study published in JAMA Pediatrics, a new prognostic tool may help identify…

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New Poll Shows Widespread Support for NC Medicaid Expansion

  A new poll shows widespread support for North Carolina expanding Medicaid coverage to more…

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Provider Funding Opportunity: Closing the Medicaid Coverage Gap

  The Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust is interested in efforts to educate the public about…

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Leadership College Alum Talks Medicine/Public Health Partnership to Fight Diabetes

Read an article penned by NCMS member Dr. Bonnie Coyle, highlighting the importance of…

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The Changing Face of Fentanyl-Related Deaths

  According to the Families Against Fentanyl organization's website, Fentanyl is now the…

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Could An Artificial Pancreas Help Improve Blood Sugar Levels?

    New research suggests that fully closed-loop insulin therapy may help people with…

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