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The below clickable headlines link directly to outside media outlets, which featured UNC School of Medicine faculty during the past week, starting Friday November 5, 2021.

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UNC experts address vaccine hesitancy, say parents should vaccinate their children – Dr. Peyton Thompson (WRAL)

COVID-19 treatments are not vaccine replacements. Here’s why – Dr. David Wohl (ArcaMax Publishing)

Is Type 2 Diabetes Ready for CGM? – Dr. Laura Young (The Journal of Healthcare Contracting)

A Guide to Living With Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Help, Resources, and Making a Personal Checklist – Dr. Erica Brenner (Everyday Health)

How Much Sleep You Get Can Impact How You Walk – Dr. Mary Ellen Wells (Everyday Health)

10 gastroenterologists to know – Dr. Edward Barnes (Becker’s ASC Review)

Pharmacies, clinics busy as children ages 5 to 11 get COVID vaccines – Dr. Christopher Kelly (WTVD)

Is your child anxious about the COVID vaccine? Are you? UNC doctors address concerns – Dr. Peyton Thompson, Dr. David Wohl, Dr. Herman Naftel (Greensboro News & Record)

British Medical Journal (BMJ) reported that Pfizer falsified the Phase III trial data that formed the basis for the emergency use authorization by the FDA – Jill Fisher (Tech Startups)

Regeneron COVID-19 antibody drug reduces infection risk 82% in clinical trial – Dr. Myron Cohen (Becker’s Hospital Review)

How protein-based COVID vaccines could change the pandemic – Dr. Cindy Gay (Nature)

Now that children aged 5 to 11 can get COVID vaccines, pediatrician offices are busy, busy, busy. – Dr. David Wohl (North Carolina Health News)

Pasithea Therapeutics Corp. Establishes Scientific Advisory Board And Names Dr. Charles B. Nemeroff As Chair – Dr. Charles B. Nemeroff (TheStreet)

Approach for Clinics Narrows Racial Survival Gap in Early Cancers – Dr. Samuel Cykert (Oncology Times)

Is your child anxious about the COVID vaccine? Are you? Doctors address concerns – Dr. David Wohl, Dr. Peyton Thompson, Dr. Herman Naftel (ArcaMax Publishing)

UNC expert outlines what’s changed as Pfizer asks for booster authorization – Dr. David Wohl (CBS17)

‘Almost to the finish line’: Is it time to ease the mask mandates? UNC doctor says not just yet – Dr. David Wohl (WTVD)

Whistleblower claims Pfizer safety data ‘falsified’ – Jill Fisher (Head Topics)

TGA requests information from Pfizer after medical journal alleges contractor ‘falsified’ safety data – Jill Fisher (

Is Eating Alone Bad for Your Heart? – Dr. John A. Batsis (Everyday Health)

Before You Reach for That Allergy Medicine, Read This – Dr. Paula Miller (HealthCentral)

Panelists discuss studies on mental health and stress during UNC Research Week –  Dr. Samantha Meltzer-Brody, Dr. Crystal Schiller, Jose Rodriguez-Romaguera (The Daily Tar Heel)

COVID-19 cases are on the rise in 20 states, but experts predict deaths from the virus will decline – Dr. David Wohl (WTVD)

COVID-19 treatments are not vaccine replacements. Here’s why – Dr. David Wohl (Waukesha Freeman)

Clock ticking on getting COVID-19 booster shot before holiday travel – Dr. David Wohl (WTVD)