UNC-CH, UNC Hospitals Awarded Pathogen Preparedness and Training Grant

  UNC-Chapel Hill and UNC Hospitals have been selected as a Regional Emerging Special…

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Melatonin: Good or Bad for Sleep?

A July 2022 study in the journal Frontiers in Sleep reports that only 28% of American adults get…

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REPORT: Advancing Whole-Person Care with Medicare-Medicaid Integration in North Carolina

  In 2021, the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy team convened an advisory panel of…

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Combination Flu and COVID-19 Vaccine in the Works

  Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech say they're beginning trials to assess the safety, efficacy and…

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Study: Ultra-processed Foods Linked with Early Death

  Ultra-processed foods (UPFs), ready-to-eat-or-heat industrial formulations made with…

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Blood Cancer Drug Fails Main Goal of Trial

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) recently announced that their blood cancer drug Blenrep failed the main goal…

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“Magic Mushrooms” Could Be Next Step in Treating Depression

  Synthetic mushrooms are gaining traction as a treatment for depression.  A new study…

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November is National Diabetes Month, NC Has Some Troubling Statistics

  National Diabetes Month is recognized annually each November. Its purpose is to boost…

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Do Your Patients Have Trouble Sleeping? There Could be a Link to Glaucoma.

  Doctors are often approached by patients who have trouble sleeping. Now, a new study says…

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RSV Help on the Way? Groundbreaking Vaccine Seeks Approval

  Pfizer announced on Tuesday that it has enough promising data on its respiratory syncytial…

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