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The below clickable headlines link directly to outside media outlets, which featured UNC School of Medicine faculty starting Friday August 18, 2023.

Common Cold Virus Linked to Potentially Fatal Blood Clotting Disorder – Dr. Stephan Moll, Dr. Jacquelyn Baskin-Miller (ReachMD)

Defending Barbie: Why She’s No Role Model – Dr. Cynthia Bulik (Center for Inquiry)

Grant awarded for research on supporting family caregivers of patients with coma – Dr. David Hwang (Express Healthcare Management)

Ask a pediatrician: What to know before back-to-school – Dr. Jessica Young (WRAL)

UNC researchers: Gut microbiome may not always be protective against human pathogens – Dr. Angela Wahl (WRAL Tech Wire)

Edaravone Reduces Risk of Milestone Events, Increases Survival in ALS – Dr. Rix Brooks (NeurologyLive)

A new omicron variant makes up 16% of cases in the Southeast. What you need to know. – Dr. David Wohl (Yahoo! News)

Orange County crisis diversion facility planning funded by BOCC – Barbara-Ann Bybel (The Daily Tar Heel)

Turning down the volume on ‘food noise’ – Dr. Janice Jin Hwang (SignOn San Diego)

Could physical activity help lower the risk of AFib and stroke? – Dr. Anil K. Gehi (Medical News Today)

Why It’s So Hard to Lose Weight When You’re Chronic – Dr. Adam Goldstein (HealthCentral)

New NIH-funded center supports telehealth research - Nicholas Shaheen (The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Philly-area schools showcase diversity challenges in medical school leadership – Jasmine Weiss (

Covid vaccines do not cause meat allergy, experts say – Dr. Scott Commins (Yahoo News)