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Emmy was born at UNC Rex just over one year ago. Before going home with her parents and big brother, the family was given startling news.
A cancer patient refuses to let her diagnosis get the best of her. Using her sense of humor, and her courage, she's come up with something to make chemotherapy more bearable.
State House lawmakers churned through 48 bills in a late-night session Tuesday, trying to beat the legislature's Thursday deadline for policy-related measures to pass either the House or the Senate.
Laura Leslie, WRAL Capitol Bureau chief
A local mother is sharing her story to raise awareness for Breast Cancer Awareness month, a time for women of all ages to assess their risk and consider preventive action.
Renee Chou, anchor/reporter, and Rick Armstrong, photojournalist
Just weeks ago, he had finished treatment for stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
After years of discussion, North Carolina could become one of more than 40 states to require insurers to cover oral chemotherapy the same way they cover injected chemotherapy.
:Laura Leslie, WRAL Capitol Bureau chief
The drug, trilaciclib, achieved both of its primary endpoints: reductions in the duration and occurrence of Grade 4 neutropenia, a low count of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell.