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ADHD drugs safe for adults' hearts, research finds

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The biggest study of its kind says Ritalin and other drugs used to treat attention deficit disorder are safe for adults' hearts. Full story...
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Feds mark NC vaccine plant ready for flu outbreak

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A North Carolina vaccine plant is ready to gear up to fight a flu pandemic should one strike the United States. Full story...
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Community comes together for Christmas clean-up to help Castle Hayne family faced with leukemia

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video The holidays are a time for family, friends and festive decorations; all of which came together this weekend for one Castle Hayne family dealing with the news that a beloved wife and mother must battle leukemia. Full story...
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FDA panel backs overall benefit of Yaz pills

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A majority of medical experts has voted that Yaz and other popular birth control pills remain a beneficial option for women, despite an increasing number of studies suggesting the drugs are more likely to cause dangerous blood clots than older birth control pills. Full story...
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Judge blocks NC personal care service rules

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A federal judge has blocked North Carolina's Medicaid office from implementing rules for personal care services that a lawsuit contends has led more than 2,400 people to lose paid assistance at home for things like cooking, bathing and dressing. Full story...
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