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July 05, 2018

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP, N.J. — Huge flocks of famished birds scour the sands of Delaware Bay for the tiny greenish eggs an army of horseshoe crabs lays every spring.

It is a marvel of ecology as shorebirds migrating from South America to the Arctic time a stop critical to their survival to this mass…

Tracking Bird Flu-1

July 04, 2018

This meal of crisp vegetables and plump shrimp is light, fresh, flavorful and fast. It is just the thing to whip up when you need to reset from a weekend of typical summer party fare, heavy on the grilled meats and mayonnaise-y salads.

This dish celebrates the season healthfully by letting colorful…


July 02, 2018

Nash UNC Health Care was one of only 37 hospitals nationwide to receive The American College of Cardiology’s ACTION Registry Gold Performance Achievement Award for 2018. This award recognizes commitment to and success in implementing a higher standard of care for heart attack patients as…


July 01, 2018

Each Saturday, before Bob Dole sets off on his latest vocation, he has cornflakes, a little sugar on top, and a bottle of chocolate Boost.

It takes less time to get dressed now that the 94-year-old finally allows a nurse to help him, but it remains a rough half-hour on a body racked by injury and…


June 27, 2018

Have you heard of cauliflower couscous? If you are like me and enjoy serving a grain side to grilled meats, or as a salad staple, then check out this riff on wheat couscous.

The secret to this gluten-free side dish is the cauliflower — not as an addition to a salad of wheat (semolina)…


June 24, 2018

The bullet probably hit the Union soldier as he was fleeing. It may have struck his cartridge box first, which sent it tumbling through the muscle of his right buttock, broke his right leg and buried itself sideways in his thigh bone just below the hip.

His buddies probably carried him as they…


June 23, 2018

As temperatures continue to rise, experts said the heat can prove deadly for pets who are left to fend for themselves.

Pitt County Animal Services Director Michele Whaley said animal control officers often deal with dogs being tied to trees or left outside with no shelter or fresh water to…


June 22, 2018

There is nothing for humans to like about ticks, but a Borrelia burgdorferi microbe never met a tick it did not like.

That spells serious trouble for people, and that has East Carolina University researchers scrambling to unlock the genetic secrets of the bacteria that, when transmitted from ticks…


June 21, 2018

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A British pharmaceutical company is getting closer to a decision on whether the U.S government will approve the first prescription drug derived from the marijuana plant, but parents who for years have used cannabis to treat severe forms of epilepsy in their children…

Marijuana Medicine

June 20, 2018

Ticks and mosquitoes are more than just nuisances — some carry germs that can make people seriously ill.

“There are simple, easy ways to ‘Fight the Bite’ while enjoying the outdoors this summer,” said Edgecombe County Health Director Karen Lachapelle.…

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