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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 July 29, 2022.

Why are so many pregnant women heading to the emergency department? – Dr. Rachel Urrutia (NC Health News)


Everything You Need to Know About Paxlovid — Especially, Should You Take It? – Dr. David Wohl (Kaiser Health News)

¿Cómo evitar y detectar el virus del Nilo Occidental? – Dr. Helen Lazear (Univision)

‘They are socialized differently’: People with autism more likely to identify as LGBTQ+ – Dr. Clare Harrop (WTVD)

Research reveals role of genetic variants on psychedelics’ therapeutic effects – Dr. Bryan Roth (True Viral News)

COVID cases, hospitalizations highest statewide since February but hospitals in ‘good shape’ – Dr. David Wohl (WTVD)

7 Reasons You’re Always Tired – Dr. John Baratta (AARP)

Monkeypox cases grow in NC – Dr. David Wohl (FOX 46 Charlotte)

FAQ: Is melatonin the answer to getting better sleep? – Dr. Kori Flower, Dr. Adnan Pervez (WRAL Go Ask Mom)

UNC researchers secure more than $1B in funding for third consecutive year – Dr. Penny Gordon-Larsen (WRAL Tech Wire)

Your View: If Congress imposes price controls on drugs, patients will suffer – Dr. Hannah Sanoff (The Morning Call)

How to spot signs of hearing and vision problems in babies and toddlers – Dr. Edward Pickens (WRAL Go Ask Mom)

UNC Doctor Discusses Safety Incidents in Radiotherapy – Dr. Greg Judy (ASCO Post)

16 women on the move in healthcare – Dr. Udobi Campbell & Tracey Rankin (Becker’s Hospital Review)

Uterine cancer cases rising, outcomes worsening especially for Black women – Dr. Victoria Bae-Jump (News & Record)

My Allergy Origin Story: Alpha-Gal Syndrome – Dr. Scott Commins (Healthline)

Psychedelics: How You Respond May Depend on Your Genes – Dr. Bryan Roth & Gavin Schmitz (

9 Best Sunscreens of 2022 – Dr. Priyanka Vedak (Intrigue Magazine)