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As flu cases mount, local hospitals ban children from visiting

On Monday, Duke University Health System and UNC Hospitals are upgrading restrictions to keep kids out of their hospitals. Duke is barring all kids under age 18 from its three Triangle hospitals and two ambulatory surgery centers. UNC is prohibiting kids under age 12 from visiting in-patient areas and waiting rooms at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill and in Hillsborough.

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UNC Rex Healthcare introduced a new holding area for emergency mental health patients on Dec. 12, 2017. It gets psychiatric patients out of the regular emergency room into a quiet area as they wait, sometime for days, for a bed to open in an appropriate facility.
Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
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How UNC Rex is changing emergency mental health care

Duke engineers create artificial heart muscle for heart attack victims 0:57

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Disabled Vietnam vet refuses to leave VA hospital

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