Hispanic Americans need tailored heart care: report
Hispanic Americans make up the fastest growing minority group in the U.S. and healthcare professionals need to better understand their unique heart health risks in order to tailor their care, according to a new report from the American Heart Association.
Wake Forest Baptist Offers Tips on How To Stay Cool When It's Hot
Newswise - WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - July 23, 2014 - Working out when it's hot isn't such a hot idea.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Trotto claims two titles at masters track meet
Mary Trotto of Kihei won two titles in the women's 65 division during the USA Track and Field Masters Outdoor Championships, which concluded Sunday at Winston-Salem, N.C. Trotto won the 2,000-meter steeplechase in 13 minutes, 56.98 seconds and the triple jump with a leap of 4.72 meters.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Wall Street Journal
The Nurse Will See You More
Hospitals are freeing up nurses to do the one thing they often don't have enough time for: taking care of patients.
BB&T profits fall on weak mortgages
The CEO of BB&T just appeared on CNBC to rail against onerous underwriting costs and guidelines hurting the bottom line of his residential mortgage lending department.
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Charles Wilson Morgan
Charles Wilson Morgan, 82, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston Salem.
BB&T profit, revenue fall on weak mortgages
BB&T Corp., one of the largest lenders in the southeastern U.S., reported second-quarter earnings that missed analysts' estimates as the bank's top line declined.
ACNE - It can't be prevented or cured, but it can be treated effectively
Acne just won't go away. The skin condition characterized by unsightly blemishes remains one of the most common disorders there is, with an estimated 80 percent of all people having outbreaks at some point in their lives.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Rare textiles complete groundbreaking exhibition at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
An extension of the highly acclaimed and groundbreaking exhibition, A Rich and Varied Culture: The Material World of the Early South , which opened in February at the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum , opened there on July 4, 2014.
The Beaumont Enterprise
RJ Reynolds vows to fight $23.6B in damages
In this Feb. 6, 2008 photo, a smokestack of an old R.J. Reynolds Tobacco plant frames the Reynolds American building in Winston-Salem, N.C., A Florida jury has slammed R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Hispanic Americans need culturally tailored heart care
A first-time comprehensive overview of cardiovascular disease among Hispanics in the U.S. outlines the burden of heart disease and stroke as well as emphasizes the importance of culturally appropriate healthcare for this population.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Slider Building Relationships Grace Filled Marriage
You show grace to your children, people at church, even your pets. So why is it so hard to show grace to your spouse? Today on Building Relationships with Dr. Gary Chapman , Dr. Tim Kimmel reveals a revolutionary concept.
Crusher Run, Bogtrotters headline WCC jamboree
Crusher Run and New Ballard's Branch Bogtrotters are the featured performers at Wytheville Community College's jamboree to be held Saturday night, July 19. The monthly Bluegrass and Old-Time Jamboree will be held 7-9 p.m. in William F. Snyder Auditorium on the WCC campus on East Main Street in Wytheville.
Blackberry Smoke Bust Out of a 'One Horse Town' - Video Premiere
Taking cues from the era of album-oriented Southern rock - not to mention cutting their teeth on club and arena stages nationwide night after night - perhaps the only thing surprising about Blackberry Smoke dropping a double-live album is that it didn't happen sooner.
Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs May Reduce Cardiovascular Death In Type 2...
Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs May Reduce Cardiovascular Death In Type 2 Diabetes WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - July 16, 2014 - Heart disease and stroke are the leading causes of death and disability among people with Type 2 diabetes.
Transmembrane Protein 55B Is a Novel Regulator of Cellular...
From the Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, CA ; Institute of Human Genetics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany ; Sage Bionetworks, Seattle, WA ; Section on Lipid Sciences, Department of Pathology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston-Salem, NC ; and Molecular Medicine Partnership Unit , Heidelberg, Germany .
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The Bluegrass Blog
Roy McMillan - Ray Edwards pays tribute
Roy McMillan passed away on July 5, 2014, at his home in Lewisville, North Carolina, after experiencing many years of serious ill health.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Mediation of Cardiovascular Risk Factor Effects Through Subclinical...
From the Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC ; Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA ; Department of Radiology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA ; National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD ; Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University ... (more)
College students challenge North Carolina voting law
Chris Brook, the Legal Director of the North Carolina ACLU, speaks to members of the media during the first day of a hearing challenging North Carolina's new voting law on July 7, 2014 in Winston-Salem, N.C. Starting in 2016, students in North Carolina will have to present a photo ID to vote.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
RLPC-Hanesbrands DBApparel buy backed with $500 mln loan
US listed underwear maker Hanesbrands' acquisition of French peer DBApparel is being financed with a $500 million leveraged loan, banking sources said on Tuesday.