Wake County wants to provide better mental health care and spend less money cycling patients through hospitals, jails and shelters. Leaders will gather at a summit at the Raleigh Convention Center on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017.
A rare form of lymphoma has been linked to textured breast implants, and a new review in the Journal of the American Medical Association says the cancer’s incidence is likely growing and underreported.
North Carolinians insured under the Affordable Care Act will continue to have health insurance costs subsidized in 2018 despite President Donald Trump’s decision to stop funding a key subsidy of the federal health insurance law.
It wasn’t easy for Brandee McReynolds to tell her husband that she was really a man in her heart and mind, that she had been trapped in a woman’s body for decades and wanted to transition to the right gender and sex. Then she had to sit down their four children.
Fear of shots can range from simple anxiety to a full-blown phobia. But doctors have an array of solutions – from products to strategies – to help. Here’s what you can do, and what you can ask your doctor to do.