This 2013 video shows Stephanie Lipscomb, who was the first person injected with the polio virus treatment, which shrunk her tumor down to the size of a pea. Lipscomb is healthy and continues to do well according to Duke.
Carvana is known as the Amazon of car sales, shipping autos directly to customers' homes. The company also operates fully automated car "vending machines" at select locations where customers can pick up their cars in person.
UNC Health Care, the Triangle’s largest health care provider, is partnering with Charlotte-based Carolinas HealthCare to create one of the largest nonprofit healthcare networks in the nation, employing some 90,000 people and running more than 50 hospitals.
It took hammers, knives and a forklift, but the brewers at Bond Brothers Beer Co. eventually managed to get the agave they needed to make a new beer that's being released Wednesday at the Cary brewery, in partnership with Raleigh's Gallo Pelon mezcal bar.
Tim Smith, co-founder of Preston Development Company, says after 13 years of planning and purchasing 140 parcels in Chatham County, Cary-based Preston Development Company is ready to give people a place to live on what will one day be the 7,100-acre, mixed use development called Chatham Park.