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UNC seminars to explore public health implications of tobacco use in movies, TV

January 15, 2004 CHAPEL HILL — How tobacco use in the Hollywood entertainment industry affects public health will be addressed in two Friday (Jan. 16) seminars to be held at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.The seminars, free to the public, will be from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. to… Read more »

Research reveals social isolation boosts teen girls’ suicide thoughts

January 07, 2004 CHAPEL HILL – Parents probably can get no more devastating news than that one of their children has committed suicide.Why such tragedies occur has been much studied and strongly debated, but what’s clear is that suicide among U.S. teens has risen dramatically in recent years. It now is the third leading cause… Read more »