Diseases, Disorders, and Medical Disciplines

Dec 4, 2017

Ushering in the Next Step

With new leadership in place and an innovative refresh of the organization in progress, AlzNC is embracing the changing nonprofit landscape.

Dec 4, 2017

What Matters Isn’t What We Bring, It’s What We Leave Behind

In developing nations all over the world, people are in need of immediate help and long-term solutions. Surgeons of Hope aims to address congenital heart disease by sending doctors to areas of need and training local doctors to perform life-saving procedures.

Dec 4, 2017

The Ability to Participate

How do you connect with your peers when you cannot be with them? The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has provided a space for members of their community to get reacquainted with one another.

Dec 4, 2017

Collaborating to Help Those Living with Huntington’s Disease

Until a meaningful treatment for Huntington’s disease is found, we carry on together in the memory of those before us, with hope and perseverance for those still with us. 

Dec 4, 2017

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Patient Care

Please enjoy this feature from our archives published October 2015.The Allergy & Asthma Network’s success stems from their interdisciplinary approach to patient care. Each of their four focus areas and their related programs bring different stakeholders together to benefit allergy and asthma patients.

Oct 5, 2015

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Patient Care

The Allergy & Asthma Network’s success stems from their interdisciplinary approach to patient care. Each of their four focus areas and their related programs bring different stakeholders together to benefit allergy and asthma patients.

Oct 5, 2015

A New Philosophy of Care

By focusing on members’ strengths, not their deficits, The Ivey develops strategies to tap into or access the memories they have by reconnecting through the arts, music, and social connectedness in order to prevent a premature move to an assisted living facility or nursing home.

Oct 5, 2015

Caring for Caregivers

The Alzheimer's Association of Eastern North Carolina uses a multi-level approach to Alzheimer's by supporting the emotional, social, and educational well-being of both caregivers and patients.

Oct 5, 2015

More Than Just a Ride

What started as a bike and a dream has evolved into an event with ordinary riders who are making an extraordinary difference in the fight against cancer.

Oct 5, 2015

Working to Solve The Cruel Mystery of Lupus

The LFANC is dedicated to improving the quality of life for all people affected by lupus through programs of research, education and advocacy.