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Construction Alert - West First Street Closure Starts Nov. 13

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Starting Monday, November 13, the City of Winston-Salem will close West First Street for improvements to the West First Street railroad bridge near Northwest Boulevard. This is a 24-hour closure that will continue through December. There may be traffic congestion so please allow extra travel time for appointments.

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Scientists Receive $9 Million to Study Aggressive Brain Cancer

Glioblastoma is an aggressive form of brain cancer. Current therapies can slow the disease, but more often than not can’t cure it. However, thanks to a $9.2 million grant from the National Cancer Institute, scientists at Wake Forest Baptist will continue working to develop new, more effective treatments and delivery systems to attack this difficult to manage form of cancer.

Scientists Receive $9 Million to Study Aggressive Brain Cancer
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Wake Forest Baptist to acquire High Point Regional Health

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and UNC Health Care, the parent organization of High Point Regional Health, have signed a Letter of Intent in which Wake Forest Baptist would acquire and integrate High Point Regional and its affiliates into their regional health care system next summer.

Wake Forest Baptist to acquire High Point Regional Health
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Exposure to Head Impacts in Youth Football Practice Drills

Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center examined differences in the number, location, and magnitude of head impacts sustained by young athletes during various youth football practice drills.

Exposure to Head Impacts in Youth Football Practice Drills
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Scientists Identify Gene Mutations in Smoking-related Cancers

African-Americans typically have worse outcomes from smoking-related cancers than Caucasians, but the reasons for this remain elusive. However, scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have taken a big step toward solving this puzzle.

Scientists Identify Gene Mutations in Smoking-related Cancers
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Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Expands Clinical Services to Wake Forest Baptist Health – Wilkes Medical Center

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center recently announced plans to expand clinical services at Wake Forest Baptist Health – Wilkes Medical Center during a celebration and official welcome for hospital employees and town leaders.

 

 

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Expands Clinical Services to Wake Forest Baptist Health – Wilkes Medical Center
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Two Triad Hospitals Partner to Provide Cardiac Rehabilitation that Keeps Patients Close to Home

People living in the communities surrounding Surry County will have access to the state’s leading care in cardiac rehabilitation thanks to a partnership Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Northern Hospital of Surry County announced in early May.

 

Two Triad Hospitals Partner to Provide Cardiac Rehabilitation that Keeps Patients Close to Home
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