Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Experts says University can help solve state teacher shortage crisis

Newswise imageWest Virginia University experts Erin McHenry-Sorber and Matthew Campbell say that WVU can be a key player in solving the teacher shortage crisis, which has several causes including higher salaries and different hiring timelines in bordering states and the rural nature of most West Virginia school systems.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Researcher Investigates Role of Misfolded Proteins in Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s Disease

Newswise imageAlzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s disease may have more in common than their effects on the functions of the brain and spinal cord. And finding that common thread could lead to a treatment that could work for all three.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: West Virginia University Launches Minor in Addiction Studies to Combat the Nation’s Opioid Crisis

Newswise imageThe minor, open to undergraduate students in all academic disciplines, will provide students with a broad-based view of addiction theories, assessment and treatment to prepare them for employment in substance use disorder treatment and related settings.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: WVU Researcher to Study Hospital Wayfinding Through Virtual Reality Technologies

Newswise imageShan Jiang, assistant professor of landscape architecture in the School of Design and Community Development, and her research team will utilize immersive virtual reality technologies to conduct a study focused primarily on hospital wayfinding.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: WVU Research Examines a Different Culprit Behind Alzheimer’s Disease

Newswise imageAmyloid plaques have long been believed to be an indicator of neurodegenerative disease. But according to Raymond Anderson, a graduate student in West Virginia University’s School of Medicine, such buildup alone does not correlate with disease severity. In fact, these buildups may even protect neurons.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Researchers Investigate Bioelectricity to Better Understand ****** Cancer

Newswise imageBioelectric signaling networks relay signals between cells. Current cancer research focuses primarily on biochemical signaling, but bioelectric signals are another communication system that interacts with biochemical messengers.