Author Archives: Rachelle Alpern
UNC Health and UNC School of Medicine have partnered to launch the Heroes Health Mental Wellness App to support first responders and healthcare workers. This app provides users with a weekly mental health assessment, shows trends in symptoms over time, and connects users with various mental health resources.
Dr. Seth Noar is leading an interdisciplinary team of researchers to develop, study, and test messaging to discourage e-cigarette use among adolescents. This study’s findings will inform future health communication at the local, state and national level to prevent e-cigarette use among adolescents.
UNC School of Medicine’s Dr. Edwin Kim and Dr. Wesley Burks report results from their five-year multisite study on treatment options for children with egg allergies. Their research finds Egg Oral Immunotherapy is significantly more likely to achieve sustained unresponsiveness for children with an egg allergy, and may be a better treatment option than Baked … Read more