Wake Forest Baptist In The News

Insulin Nasal Spray Shows Promise as Treatment for Alzheimer’s


A recent pilot study has shown that a man-made form of insulin delivered by nasal spray may improve working memory and other mental capabilities in adults with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease dementia.

Wake Forest Baptist Donates AEDs to Local High Schools


The Heart and Vascular Center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center recently donated an automated external defibrillator to West Forsyth High School and Reagan High School.

Wake Forest Baptist First in State with Novel, Alternative Technique to Open Heart Surgery


Physicians at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have successfully performed a rare cardiac procedure with a technique that creates a new pathway to the heart for valve replacement.


'Tis the Season of Challenges for Those With Food Allergies


The wide variety and complexity of foods served at holiday gatherings can pose a threat for people with food allergies, Wake Forest Baptist experts warn. 

High School Football Players Show Brain Changes after One Season


A recent study has shown that some high school football players exhibit measurable brain changes after a single season of play even in the absence of concussion.



Most U.S. Adults Cannot Donate a Kidney Due to Preventable Health Problems


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