A Topsail High School student used skills from her health sciences classes to administer an EpiPen to an individual experiencing an allergic reaction, stopping a potentially life-threatening situation.
The Supreme Court of North Carolina has struck down an attempt by DuPont to dismiss the lawsuit filed by Attorney General Josh Stein on jurisdictional grounds, according to a release from the AG’s office.
The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality said in a release on Thursday that they have begun the review of an application for an air permit modification from the Chemours Fayetteville Works facility.
New Hanover County Health and Human Services has announced that a “Election Day Drive Thru Flu and COVID Vaccine” event will be held on Nov. 8 in the Health and Human Services parking lot at 1650 Greenfield St. in Wilmington.
South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson is joining 11 other attorneys general calling on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) not to include the COVID-19 vaccine on the list of child immunizations.
New Hanover County’s Assistant Health Director Carla Turner says the biggest concern for this flu season is that people are not taking precautions like they were last year in the height of the pandemic.