Health on the Coast is a a North Carolina health podcast from Working Narratives and Shoresides. Shoresides is a local journalism project serving coastal North Carolina and beyond.
PSA: Early Voting Information For Coastal North Carolina
Want to vote early in coastal North Carolina? Here's how.¿Quieres votar temprano en la costa de Carolina del Norte? Escucha este anuncio.
Effects of Coronavirus on HIV+ Individuals in Eastern NC
Family nurse practitioner, nonprofit leader and HIV care provider Dr. Leshonda Wallace discusses the shifts she's seen in patients at her facility. On one hand, she's seeing a surge of patients seeking healthcare for their HIV+ status for the first...
Protesters weigh health risks of COVID and civic responsibility
Angela Colon of Wilmington Advocacy and Protest Organization (WAPO) discusses the how protesters have addressed health risks related to COVID-19.Broadcast from the Working Narratives studio, Health on the Coast is a podcast about community health issues...
How surfing can improve the wellbeing of people with disabilities
Brock Johnson is the president of Coastal Adaptive Sports and assistant director for Adaptive Surf project. Johnson discusses his journey with sports and surfing as a quadriplegic. He describes how surfing and other adaptive sports can improve the...
Health disparities among pregnant mothers
"A lot of times pregnant women are not listened to. And pregnant black women are not listened to at all." Coastal University professor, Dr. Fredanna McGough, explains the growing concerns regarding maternal health issues, and how these issues are...
Nursing Homes and COVID-19
A certified nursing assistant (CNA) at a nursing home in a Jacksonville, North Carolina shares the changes that have been made since COVID-19 to protect staff and residents. Visitors aren't allowed, nurses have started making homemade newspapers for...