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First heat wave has people, pets looking for ways to stay cool

With the first true heat wave of the season here, people were working up a sweat. On days this hot, heat-related illnesses like cramps, exhaustion or strokes can strike.

Humpday Health: Try out a juice cleanse for health benefits

Cleansing the body with organic fruit and vegetable juices has been popular for a few years now and you can get involved at Clean Juice in Wilmington.

Humpday Health: New Fun with Fitness events in Brunswick County

Brunswick County Health Services has a new initiative, to get kids and their families active and thinking about nutrition.

Humpday Health: May is Stroke Awareness Month

It's Stroke Awareness Month in the United States. Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the country, but in New Hanover County, it ranks third.

Humpday Health: Learn how to play pickleball at Wrightsville Beach

A game that started as an improvised version of badminton is taking over the Cape Fear. Pickleball lessons are now being offered by Wrightsville Beach Parks and Recreation.

Humpday Health: Tennis lessons being offered in Wrightsville Beach

They may not be as prestigious as Wimbledon, but the tennis courts at Wrightsville Beach Park will work just fine if you want to hit that fuzzy yellow ball.

Humpday Health: Getting involved with clinical research

Healthcare professionals determine the safety and effectiveness of new treatments through clinical research studies.

Humpday Health: What to do if you are affected by shingles

Have you ever had chicken pox? Well, you could be at risk to develop shingles when you get older.

Humpday Health: Get your groove on at Dancin’ In The Park

The YMCA is partnering with NHRMC to bring the beat to the Northside. Dancin' In The Park is all about promoting physical activity and healthy living.

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Governor Cooper appoints new general counsel

Fletcher replaces William McKinney, who served as the Governor’s Legal Counsel from January 2017 until July 2021 and has returned to private practice.

‘Christmas in Harmony’ filming next week

Even though it's the dog days of August, a new movie production is making the Cape Fear think about the yuletide season.

‘American Idol’ to hold virtual auditions for NC, SC on Friday

You must be a legal U.S. resident born on or between June 2, 1992 and September 15, 2006 to participate this season.

‘There are only so many beds’: COVID-19 surge hits hospitals

Florida hospitals slammed with COVID-19 patients are suspending elective surgeries and putting beds in conference rooms, an auditorium and a cafeteria.