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The Chapel Hill Insider’s Guide to Health and Wellness is a central resource on Chapelboro for new residents, well-established neighbors, parents, students or anyone else to find specialized, effective and trustworthy health care resources in our community. Across 10 categories, from family medicine and pediatric care to skin care and nutrition experts, the Chapel Hill Insider’s Guide to Health and Wellness is a great place to start your search for the care that fits you best.

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The journey toward heath and wellness doesn’t stop when you leave a professional’s office, and information is crucial to making the best possible decisions for you and your family. Below, you’ll find some of the latest health and healthcare-related news reporting from 97.9 The Hill and Chapelboro.com.

Pittsboro’s Latest Water Quality Tests Indicate Low 1,4 Dioxane Concentration

The Town of Pittsboro continues to say it is “cautiously optimistic” about its contamination levels after more water quality tests returned.

UNC Health Announces Leadership Team for Future Triangle-Area Children’s Hospital

As the UNC Health system continues its early planning for a future, free-standing children's hospital in the Triangle, it recently announced the trio who are taking charge of the project. A release from the statewide healthcare and hospital system on January 24 shared...

UNC Surgical Hospital Sets Opening Celebration for April 19

The UNC Health system sent out a save-the-date message to partners on Wednesday for the opening of the seven-story surgical hospital.

Cooper, Medicaid Leader Push Insurance Enrollment as North Carolina Medicaid Expansion Also Grows

Written by GARY D. ROBERTSON North Carolina is barely a month into the start of Medicaid expansion in the state and over 310,000 low-income adults have now enrolled in the government health care coverage, Gov. Roy Cooper said Wednesday while hosting the nation's chief...

UNC Children’s Hospital Celebrates 2024 With New Music Video

UNC Children's Hospital rang in the new year and celebrated its dedicated staff with the release of its annual music video. This year, the song selection is "(I've Had) The Time of My Life" from the movie "Dirty Dancing" to honor the retirement of Dr. Stuart Gold....

UNC Health Tightens Rules on Children, Sick Visitors Over Respiratory Infection Risks

Starting on Tuesday morning, UNC Health locations in Orange and Chatham counties will have temporary restrictions on young visitors.

Water Main Break Causes Lane Closure, Hours-Long Shut-Off in Hillsborough

A water main break and faulty valve led to several Hillsborough residents' water being shut off on Thursday and a system pressure advisory being put into place. A release from the town government first alerted people to a break shortly after 10 a.m., saying one lane...

North Carolina Medicaid Expansion Enrollment Reached 280,000 in First Weeks of Program

Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The number of North Carolina residents enrolled in Medicaid under the state’s new coverage for low-income adults is nearing 300,000 in the first weeks of the program, the state Department of Health and Human Services says. Medicaid...

Rabid Skunk Marks Seventh Case in Orange County For 2023

Orange County Animal Services reported its second positive rabies case in the span of two weeks on Tuesday, this time from a skunk. A release from the department said the case stems from an incident on Friday, December 15 near Cole Mill Road and Umstead Road — which...

‘As Generous As They Come’: Eric Montross Leaves Impact Through Cancer Research Philanthropy

With the news of Eric Montross’ passing on Sunday, hundreds and hundreds of people shared thoughts and memories on the former UNC star center’s impact on their lives. For many people, that meant Montross’ role in Carolina winning the 1993 National Championship. For...

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