Skip to main content

The below clickable headlines link directly to outside media outlets, which featured UNC School of Medicine faculty starting Friday June 23, 2023.

What Is ‘Food Noise’? How Ozempic Quiets Obsessive Thinking About Food – Dr. Janice Hwang (New York Times)

New UNC group wants to land larger clinical studies – Dr. David Peden (Triangle Business Journal)

Doctors urged to move beyond BMI alone as a health measure – Dr. Shannon Aymes (CNN)

‘There are more opportunities for fires to get started’: UNC doctor on health effects of wildfires and what you can do – Dr. David Peden (WRAL)

Preventing heat illness during the summer involves planning ahead, UNC doctor says – Dr. Daniel Park (CBS 17)

A ‘mismatch of information’: Exercising with osteoarthritis a matter of hurt vs. harm – Dr. Abigail L. Gilbert (Healio)

7 tips to stay hydrated outdoors – Elizabeth Watt (WRAL)

From Threat To Opportunity: Embracing Change In Healthcare – Dr. Lee Isley (Forbes)

UNC Health pilots generative AI chatbot – Brent Lamm & David McSwain (Healthcare IT News)

Community rallies around local athlete following head injury – Kayla Honeycutt (Salisbury Post)

AI-powered app to be used to streamline administrative work, UNC Health says – David McSwain, Rachini Ahmadi-Moosavi & Brent Lamm (WRAL TechWire)

Xavier From The Bachelorette Is Rumored To Make It Far In Charity’s Season – Xavier Bonner (Bustle)

Can SSRIs Impact Your Menstrual Cycle? Here’s What We Know – Dr. Crystal Schiller (

Safely leaving kids home alone: Guidelines in N.C. – Dr. Heather Williams (Spectrum News)

UNC Health creates generative AI chatbot – Dr. David McSwain (Becker’s Hospital Review)

Lenoir County celebrates 117 years of hospital care – Annette McDaniel (Kinston News)

VP Kamala Harris visits NC, defends reproductive rights 1 year after overturning of Roe v Wade – Dr. Amy Bryant (ABC New York)