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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 August 12, 2022.

Worse Complications After PVI in Women Highlight Research Gaps – Dr. Maureen Kohi (TCTMD)

¿Qué diferencia a la vacuna Novavax de otras vacunas contra covid-19? – Dr. David Wohl (Univision 40)

Updated CDC COVID guidelines remove distinction between vaccinated and unvaccinated – Dr. David Weber (WTVD-TV)

Can you get monkeypox from touching surfaces? – Dr. David Wohl (Audacy)

Monkeypox spread: 3 things CDC admits we still don’t understand – Dr. David Wohl (

UNC infectious disease expert recommends COVID boosters for eligible kids before school starts – Dr. David Wohl (CBS17)

UNC health experts explain the monkeypox outbreak – Dr. Myron Cohen, Dr. David Wohl (The Daily Tar Heel)

The Medical Crisis that Finally Convinced Republicans in North Carolina to Expand Medicaid – Dr. Sarah Verbiest (POLITICO)

Tips to help you prepare for a healthier school year – Dr. Edward Pickens (WRAL)

Fentanyl in NC: An epidemic within the opioid epidemic – Dr. Abhi Mehrotra (NC Policy Watch)

How NC health officials are fighting ‘huge’ racial disparity in monkeypox treatment – Dr. David Wohl (News Observer)

Alzheimer’s Disease: Better Care Starts with Trusted Information – Dr. Jan Busby-Whitehead (Health Well Foundation)

Cottonmouths are another venomous snake in the Triangle. Here’s how to identify them. – Dr. Eugenia Quackenbush (The News & Observer)

Parents Can Have Back-to-School Anxiety Too—Here’s How to Cope – Sarah Furlong (Parents)

Some apathetic as Omicron booster shot could be available in as little as three weeks – Dr. David Wohl (WTVD)