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UNCW partners with UNC Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy to offer students a new degree program

UNCW and the UNC Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy is partnering to offer a program to seahawks interested in a doctor of pharmacy degree.

Amazon opens online pharmacy, shaking up another industry

Now sold on Amazon: insulin and inhalers. The company said Tuesday that it has opened an online pharmacy, giving shoppers the chance to buy their medication on their phones and computers.

Some pharmacies struggling to get masks for workers

If you've picked up a prescription lately, did you notice whether the pharmacist was wearing a mask?

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. 

People rush to refill prescriptions before Hurricane Dorian

Pharmacies were plenty busy on Tuesday with people trying to fill their prescriptions before Hurricane Dorian reaches southeastern North Carolina.

Local leader pushes to raise penalty for pharmacy break-ins

A proposed bill supported by Representative Carson Smith aims to crack down on pharmacy break-ins.

Walmart deploys mobile pharmacy to Burgaw

In partnership with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services and the Secretary of Health, Walmart has deployed its mobile pharmacy to Burgaw.

CVS will limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days

In a new effort to tackle the deadly opioid addiction crisis in the US, pharmacy giant CVS announced on Friday it will limit opioid prescriptions to seven days for certain conditions.

Walgreens ends yearslong attempt to buy Rite Aid

Walgreens has ended its takeover pursuit of rival Rite Aid following resistance from U.S. regulators and will instead now buy stores, distribution centers and inventory in a new deal.

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Gov. Cooper to give COVID-19 update this afternoon

Gov. Roy Cooper is expected to give an update on the state's response to COVID-19.

Novant Health suspends hundreds of employees over COVID-19 vaccine mandate

Novant Health released an update on Tuesday on its mandatory COVID-19 vaccination program for employees.

North Carolina man accused of assaulting firemen during fire

Authorities have arrested a man who they say assaulted firefighters as they fought a fire at his North Carolina home.

Pet Pals: 6-month-old Pitbull is looking for his forever home

This week’s Pet Pal is a 6-month-old Pitbull named Prince and is in need of a forever home after being found as a stray.