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Wilmington Pharmacy steps in to make hand sanitizer

It's been business as usual for the Medical Center Specialty Pharmacy in Wilmington, but with the rapid spread of Covid-19 they have created another formula to help fill a void the entire nation is dealing with. 

NC small biz insurance strategy nearing legislative finish line

A method designed to help North Carolina small businesses offer more affordable health insurance is one vote away from final legislative approval.

Veterans Affairs Secretary tours Wilmington clinic, talks vet suicide prevention

Secretary Robert Wilkie is touring VA clinics in Wilmington as well as Butner this week. Wilkie's visit was meant to inspect the facility damaged after Hurricane Florence.

Gov. Cooper visits Brunswick County to discuss ‘rural heath care crisis’

Governor Roy Cooper says there is a rural health care crisis right now.

Trump administration agrees to delay health care rule

The Trump administration has agreed to postpone implementing a rule allowing medical workers to decline performing abortions or other treatments on moral or religious grounds while the so-called "conscience" rule is challenged in a California court.

Sticker shock: Trump taking aim at ‘surprise medical bills’

President Donald Trump will begin a push Thursday to fight health care sticker shock by limiting "surprise medical bills," the unexpected charges faced by insured patients when a member of a health care team that treated them is not in their insurer's network.

Hospital using drones to fly blood samples between buildings

A pioneering use of drones to fly blood samples across a North Carolina hospital campus launched Tuesday in the latest move to expand their roles in business and health care.

California man learns he’s dying from doctor on robot video

A family is devastated after their relative was told he didn't have long to live by a doctor appearing on a robot's video screen.

NHRMC program gets students acquainted with the world of health care

A program at New Hanover Regional Medical Center gives high school students first hand experience in the world of health care, and Tuesday night a graduation ceremony was held for the students.

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Oh boy! Pregnant woman stands in 3-hour line to vote on her due date

While there was much grumbling about the lengthy three-hour wait, most of the soon-to-be voters cheerily held a sense of camaraderie.

Hunter Biden’s laptop, text messages, and emails become major campaign issue

Biden was sailing along until Trump and other conservatives turned his son into campaign fodder.

Myrtle Beach mayor extends mask mandate through Nov. 30

The mandate was extended in September to the end of October and now will continue through Nov. 30.

Rocky Point man arrested for sexual child abuse

At the time of his arrest in Pender County, Andrews had in his possession hundreds of images of child pornography.