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Allergies may need more than OTC

Doctors say a cold winter combined with plants blooming at the same time and little rain have led to an increase in pollen. Also, allergies can happen at an older age, so you may suddenly be struck with allergies for the first time this season.

Pollen setting records this spring

video This spring we've seen pollen everywhere. The yellow stuff has been giving people across the area fits, but is it worse than usual?

H1N1 risk continues

Thought the risk of H1N1 had passed? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says think again.

HEALTH WATCH: UNC study – Few women get enough exercise during pregnancy

Fewer than 1 in 4 pregnant women meet physical activity guidelines set by doctors and health officials, according to a University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill study.

Clinic offers free info for parents of kids with food allergies

Parents of kids with food allergies: How does a free consultation sound? Tonight is your chance.

DSS investigates another assisted living facility

video DSS says staff at Clare Bridge lost track of two patients who suffer from dementia and Alzheimer's Disease.

Medication disposal event Saturday

The public is invited to bring their unneeded and expired medications to be disposed of in a safe, convenient and environmentally sound manner.

NHRMC offer back pain seminar

Dr. George Huffmon, a neurological surgeon at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, stopped by Good Morning Carolina to talk about one type of back surgery.

Technology gives CFCC students hands-on training

video He blinks, he breathes, and he bleeds. Stan is the newest addition to Cape Fear Community College, and he's helping students make the jump from the classroom to the operating room. Human simulation technology is revolutionizing the way students train for careers in health care and emergency response.

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White House begins talks with lawmakers on COVID-19 relief

Top aides to President Joe Biden have begun talks with a group of moderate Senate Republicans and Democrats on Biden's proposed $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package.

Delaware picks up come from behind win over UNCW Men’s Basketball

A 10-foot jumper by senior guard Ryan Allen with 15.9 seconds left lifted Delaware to a 67-62 victory over UNCW, salvaging a split of the Colonial Athletic Association men's basketball series on Sunday afternoon in Trask Coliseum.

Biden to lift Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in military

Multiple people familiar with the matter confirm to ABC News that President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order on Monday that will lift the Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in the military.

‘Barney Miller,’ ‘Sanford and Son’ actor Gregory Sierra dies

Gregory Sierra, who had memorable roles in the 1970s sitcoms “Barney Miller” and “Sanford and Son,” has died after battling cancer. He was 83.