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NC man charged $2,300 for walking through ER doors for cat scratch

Going into the emergency room (ER) can be scary moments for families, but for some getting the bill at the end can be the worst part.

Cuddlers on Call: Volunteers helping babies with involuntary drug addictions

Joyce McIntyre doesn't technically work at Conway Medical Center, but most days, she's there bright and early, ready to swaddle, snuggle and cuddle.

White House: Trump having tests as part of medical checkup

President Donald Trump was at Walter Reed National Medical Center on Saturday for what the White House said were medical tests as part of his annual physical.

Woman unexpectedly delivers her own grandchild for 2nd time

In an unlikely coincidence, a woman with no medical background recently delivered a newborn grandchild -- and the same thing happened five years ago.

Community speaks out against hospital sale

There was standing room only at the second of two informational meetings about the possible sale of New Hanover Regional Medical Center was held Tuesday morning. 

Community to county leaders: ‘Don’t sell our hospital!’

Last month, New Hanover County announced it was exploring the idea of selling New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Hospital President and CEO John Gizdic says several billion dollars will need to be put into it over the next decade to keep up with the growing population.

SC emergency room shooting wounds nurse; man arrested

A South Carolina hospital says a person was shot inside its emergency room, and the shooter was apprehended by law enforcement.

Cameras secretly recorded women in California hospital delivery rooms

A women's hospital in California used hidden cameras to secretly record approximately 1,800 patients without their consent, according to a lawsuit.

Woman cuts hand to claim insurance

Authorities say a Slovenian woman who deliberately cut off her hand with a circular saw to collect insurance money faces up to eight years in jail.

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Race for the Ta Tas goes virtual for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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2nd Annual Pumpkin-Palooza gets underway to support New Hanover County 4-H

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North Carolina police arrest two wanted in child abuse case

Police in North Carolina have arrested two people wanted on charges of domestic violence and child abuse.