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VIDEO: 5 Things Every Woman Should Know About Heart Health
Nearly 500,000 women in the U.S. die from heart disease each year. It is the number one killer of all women. However, women who have heart attacks tend not to seek help from doctors as quickly as men do. Women often wait an hour longer than men to seek help, and that hour can sometimes be too late.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Vital Signs - Jan. 21, 2010
Collin Peterjohn: A Profound Opportunity for a Second Chance
A 25-year-old Charlotte man gets a second chance at life with a profound recovery from serious lung injuries sustained in a fire that left his family homeless.
Located in News / 2012 / May
Training birth attendants in developing countries increases babies’ survival
The study was conducted in six countries. Researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine took part in the study in the Democratic Republic of Congo, in partnership with the Kinshasa School of Public Health.
Located in News / 2010 / February
Video: N.C. Cancer Hospital - Then and Now with Dr. Julian Rosenman
As we prepare for the opening of the N.C. Cancer Hospital, this video provides a look at cancer care at UNC then, now and into the future from Dr. Julian Rosenman, professor of radiation oncology.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - August 7, 2009
Funding helps UNC researchers find a genetic link to autism
As part of a four site network, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill researchers are exploring whether there is a genetic link to autism.
Located in News / 2009 / February
real doctors, real people - Terrence Holt
Dr. Terrence Holt, a UNC physician, is also a critically acclaimed author of fiction.
Located in News / 2013 / October
PrEP treatment prevented HIV transmission in humanized mice
Systemic pre-exposure administration of antiretroviral drugs provides protection against intravenous and rectal transmission of HIV in mice with human immune systems, according to a new study published January 21, 2010 in the online journal PLoS ONE.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - Jan. 21, 2010
Increased mucins pinned to worsening cystic fibrosis symptoms
The discovery from UNC School of Medicine researchers overturns a controversial research study and offers a path for creating and testing CF treatments.
Located in News / 2014 / June
Puppies: The Power of Cute for Mental Health
The UNC PAWS program of the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health trains puppies for 10 weeks and then matches each puppy with a veteran suffering from PTSD.
Located in News / 2015 / August
New medical education building part of NC bond package
The UNC School of Medicine would receive $68 million in state funds to replace Berryhill Hall.
Located in News / 2016 / February