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New Hanover County confirms 25 total Coronavirus cases; limits walk-in hours for county buildings

New Hanover County Public Health officials are investigating four new positive cases of COVID-19 that appear to be travel related.

‘Officers are scared out there’: Coronavirus hits US police

Increasing numbers of police officers and civilian law enforcement staff are getting sick as the number of coronavirus cases explodes across the U.S.

U.S. hotspots grow as virus cases surpass 620,000 globally

Confirmed coronavirus infections worldwide have passed the 620,000 mark as new cases rose in the United States and Europe.

1st coronavirus-related death outside of China reported

A 44-year-old man died after contracting the coronavirus from his friend while they were traveling together in Wuhan, China, according to officials from the Philippines Department of Health.

Dog disease that can be passed to humans confirmed in Iowa

Officials say a dog disease that can be passed to humans has been confirmed in Iowa.

North Carolina continues to keep fatal deer disease at bay

It appears that North Carolina has so far kept at bay a disease that kills white-tailed deer.
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Humpday Health: Cystic Fibrosis

We take a look at Cystic Fibrosis for this week's humpday health. What do you know about one of the deadliest genetic diseases in our country?
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Humpday Health: Why it’s important to get yourself vaccinated

Doctors all over the country recommend everyone to get vaccinated for diseases like tetanus, measles, and more. However, some people are worried about the perceived side effects of those vaccines.
Tuberculosis South Carolina school

Health workers check tuberculosis at North Carolina school

NC Health officials are monitoring more than 260 students and faculty members for tuberculosis at a high school after a student was diagnosed last week.

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