Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Eating right is a vital part of the game plan for high school-age athletes

Newswise imageIn addition to following a balanced diet, young competitors need to know when to eat what types of food to allow enough time for the digestion and absorption of the nutrients they need to perform at their best.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Prosthetic Memory System Successful in Humans, Study Finds

Scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and the University of Southern California (USC) have demonstrated the successful implementation of a prosthetic system that uses a person’s own memory patterns to facilitate the brain’s ability to encode and recall memory.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Technology, Expertise and Collaboration Are Key in Quality Cardiovascular Care

Newswise imagePeople with heart and vascular conditions have benefited from technologies and treatments introduced in recent years. But traditional qualities such as expertise and teamwork are essential in making the most effective use of new products and procedures, says David Zhao, M.D., chief of cardiovascular medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: NIH Awards $8 Million to Wake Forest Baptist for Alcohol Addiction Research Center

The Wake Forest Translational Alcohol Research Center will employ preclinical animal models and clinical research to study behavioral and neurobiological factors associated with vulnerability and resilience to alcohol use disorder.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Noninvasive Brainwave Technology Improved Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms in Military Personnel

A noninvasive brainwave mirroring technology significantly reduced symptoms of post-traumatic stress in military personnel in a pilot study conducted at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Child Life Specialists Play Key Role in Pediatric Hospital Care

Newswise imageChild life specialists are dedicated to helping children and their families cope with all aspects of hospitalization and making their experiences at the hospital as positive as possible – especially during the holiday season.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Taking a Look at Insomnia, From A to Z’s

Newswise imageAn estimated 35 percent of this country’s 250 million adults experience occasional problems sleeping while roughly 20 percent have short-term or acute insomnia and approximately 10 percent have long-term or chronic insomnia. The reasons behind this widespread sleeplessness are numerous, but so are ways to address the problem.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: WFIRM Scientists Study Space Radiation Health Effects to Keep Astronauts Safe

Newswise imageThe Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) has been selected by NASA to lead a multi-institutional project to better understand the health risks related to radiation exposure from missions in deep space.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Great Pumpkin Arrives at Brenner Children’s Hospital

An Atlantic Giant pumpkin weighing in at 943 pounds was delivered this morning to patients, their family members, faculty and staff at Brenner Children’s Hospital, part of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, in Winston-Salem, N.C. This is the 18th year that local grower, Gail Newsom, has donated a giant pumpkin to the children’s hospital. Newsom’s pumpkins are grown at his farm in Pinnacle, N.C.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Effective Help Is Available for Migraine Sufferers

Newswise imageAlthough it’s the third most prevalent illness in the world, migraine is widely misunderstood and frequently undiagnosed. Until quite recently a common “remedy” for migraine was to lie in a dark room and wait for the pain to pass. But today there are treatments that work – and new medications formulated specifically for migraine are in the pipeline.