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Second rabies case confirmed in New Hanover County

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A second case of rabies has been confirmed in New Hanover County. A dog owner in Castle Hayne called animal control, after finding his dog with a dead raccoon in his mouth. The results revealed the raccoon had rabies. Full story...
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People with diabetes should prepare for hurricanes

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Along with preparing your home for a hurricane people with medical conditions should also prepare themselves. Pender County Hospital is offering classes for diabetics on self managing their condition during a disaster. Full story...
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Cancer patients react to hypnosis

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Don't believe in the power of hypnosis? You may change your mind after hearing about a new study that reveals that hypnosis can reduce side effects from surgery. Women undergoing breast cancer surgery may have fewer side effects if they use hypnosis. Full story...
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Miami man gets prosthetic leg in Wilmington

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videoA Miami man lost part of his leg to a rare form of cancer. He traveled nearly 800 miles to Wilmington to get prostheses and will leave our area with much more. Full story...
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Smoking linked to head, neck cancer

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Doctors have discovered that head and neck cancer is largely linked to smoking, and for women, the risk is extremely high. More than a half million cases of head and neck cancer are diagnosed each year worldwide. These include cancers of the nose, mouth, throat and larynx. Full story...
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