Potentially Landmark Class-Action Lawsuit Filed Against NC

(Photo: Gannett) (This story first appeared in Wilmington Star-News, 12/07/02 by Matthew Prensky)…

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Reaching for Prepackaged Hors d’oeuvres This Christmas? You Might Want to Reconsider.

While ultra-processed foods might make prepping for the holidays a little quicker, they might have…

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NCMS Delegation Attends AMA House of Delegates Interim Meeting

North Carolina delegates at AMA Interim Meeting   The NC Medical Society’s delegation to the…

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Suicide Rates Declining for White Americans, But Not for Minorities

(HealthDay News) -- In a finding that illustrates just how deeply racial disparities permeate the…

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NCMS Responds to Durham Nurse Stabbed, Killed by Patient

RALEIGH -- June Onkundi was stabbed and killed by one of her patients while she was at work…

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Making NC the Healthiest State to Practice Medicine. NCMS Holds First in Series of Meetings

  The North Carolina Medical Society hosted the first North Carolina consortium meeting in…

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Are You Sad This Time of Year? Ways to Beat Seasonal Affective Disorder

When a person struggles emotionally and has low energy during the year’s darkest months, they may…

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Can A New Tool Help NC Doctors Predict Mortality Risk for Patients With Dementia?

Approximately 6.5 million Americans over 65 have Alzheimer's or another form of dementia More than…

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One in 10 Physicians Consider or Attempt Suicide. No, You Didn’t Read That Wrong.

Burnout, depression, stress, hopelessness, and despair are increasingly words used by physicians…

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In Case You Missed It: AMA Webinar, Dismantling Stigma for All: Addressing Physician and Patient Mental Health and Suicide Risk

In case you missed it, the AMA partnered with Christine Yu Moutier, MD, chief medical officer of…

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