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    How To Talk To Kids About Mass Shootings? Start By Asking These Questions

    CHARLOTTE - A teenage gunman killed 19 children and two adults inside a rural Texas elementary school May 24. Adding to the horror: the...

    What Nurses Can Teach The Rest Of Us About Resilience

    CHARLOTTE - Let’s face it, nurses are pretty much wired to take care of others no matter what’s coming at them. They just keep...

    Formula Shortage: Now, More Parents Are Discovering What Food Insecurity Feels Like

    Nurses kept raising the same urgent questions while I was on call with my pediatric clinic last week. "New parents are driving around in...

    These 8 ‘Health Foods’ Are A Waste Of Money. Some May Even Harm Your...

    CHARLOTTE - Trying to eat well, but feeling overwhelmed? With supermarket health-food aisles (and prices!) expanding, it’s easy to overspend in the name of nutrition...

    Formula Shortage Do’s And Don’ts From A Pediatrician

    CHARLOTTE - Families nationwide are scrambling to find infant formula in the face of dwindling supplies and in some cases, empty store shelves. The shortage...

    Natural Supplements — And Other Remedies — For Seasonal Allergies

    CHARLOTTE - Throughout winter, we dream of spring, when we can head outdoors to hike or bike, fire up the grill, and enjoy farmers...

    What Parents Need To Know About The Pediatric Hepatitis Outbreak

    CHARLOTTE - The World Health Organization reports an outbreak of at least 169 cases of acute hepatitis in children ages 1 to 16. At...

    Health And Healing Through Food

    CHARLOTTE - In 2019, Novant Health Cancer Institute, Sherry Strong, and Rebecca Katz, MS, teamed together to combine healthcare and nutrition to form Healing...

    Treating Multiple Sclerosis With Medication And An Active Lifestyle

    CHARLOTTE - It’s a time of hope and optimism for people living with multiple sclerosis. The once untreatable condition is better understood by neurologists...

    Who Qualifies For A Second COVID-19 Booster?

    CHARLOTTE - The Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have cleared the way for millions of more Americans to receive a second...

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