NCMS: FTC Proposed Rule to Ban Noncompete Agreements Needs More Assessment On Impact to Clinicians, Patients

FTC proposing new rule that would ban employers from imposing noncompetes on workers RALEIGH -- The…

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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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2023’s First Bill Filed: NC Compassionate Care Act to Legalize Medical Cannabis

NC Compassionate Care Act is first bill introduced in 2023 RALEIGH -- The first day of bill filing…

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Could Bird Flu Eventually Pose a Human Threat?

  Avian influenza has led to the deaths and culling (the organized, systematic segregating of…

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NC Doctor Files Lawsuit to Strike Down Restriction to Abortion Pills. Is NC New Battleground in Abortion Battle?

Amy Bryant MD Dr. Amy Bryant has filed a lawsuit in North Carolina that may impact nationwide…

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A New Prescription Perk for Your Amazon Prime Patients

    If you have patients who are Amazon Prime subscribers, their membership just got a…

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In Memoriam: NCMS Lifetime Member George C. Debnam, MD

George C. Debnam, MD (Image credit: WRAL.com)   Lifetime NCMS member George C. Debnam, MD,…

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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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