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The Lexington Dispatch
People in Businessas CPAs in the State of North Carolina. Dr. John D. McConnell has announced th
People in Business
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 10 hours ago
as CPAs in the State of North Carolina. Dr. John D. McConnell has announced that he intends to step down in 2017 as CEO of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center but will remain at the medical center in a new position. McConnell will stay in his role... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Half of heart attacks go undetectedanother one," said the lead author, Dr. Elsayed Soliman, director of the epidem
Half of heart attacks go undetected
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
another one," said the lead author, Dr. Elsayed Soliman, director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C., in a news release. A silent heart attack can feel like... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
More support for aggressive blood pressure treatment for elderlyover whether such intensive treatment is even safe for older people, explained
More support for aggressive blood pressure treatment for elderly
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
over whether such intensive treatment is even safe for older people, explained Dr. Dalane Kitzman, a cardiologist at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, in Winston-Salem, N.C. Kitzman is one of the researchers who will present the latest... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Thomasville man assaults woman with machete, police allegesustained a large laceration across her face. She was first taken to Thomasvill
Thomasville man assaults woman with machete, police allege
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
sustained a large laceration across her face. She was first taken to Thomasville Medical Center and later transferred to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, where her condition was unavailable with a hospital spokeswoman. Carter... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Man charged in machete attack of woman in Thomasville woodsDrive. The 58-year-old woman had a large cut to the face and was taken to the
Man charged in machete attack of woman in Thomasville woods
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted yesterday
Drive. The 58-year-old woman had a large cut to the face and was taken to the Thomasville hospital before being treated at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Police said they didn't know her exact condition as of Monday morning. Chilton and the... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Firefighter saved by robot now named for himof it right now. There’s a robot talking to me right now.” Across the state in
Firefighter saved by robot now named for him
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
of it right now. There’s a robot talking to me right now.” Across the state in Winston-Salem, the neurologist on duty at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center requested Showers receive a tissue plasminogen activator.“It’s a clot-busting agent,”... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Intensive blood pressure lowering therapies can cut heart disease risk in older adultspressure can cut the risk of heart disease in older adults without increasing t
Intensive blood pressure lowering therapies can cut heart disease risk in older adults
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
pressure can cut the risk of heart disease in older adults without increasing the risk for falls, according to doctors at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. In the United States, 75 percent of people over age 75 have hypertension, which can lead... Read more
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Newsmax
Elderly Benefit From Intensive Blood Pressure Treatmentof older people," said study author Dr. Jeff Williamson. He is a professor of g
Elderly Benefit From Intensive Blood Pressure Treatment
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
of older people," said study author Dr. Jeff Williamson. He is a professor of gerontology and geriatric medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, in Winston-Salem, N.C. These new results come from the U.S. National Institutes of... Read more
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Deseret News
How the heart attack you didn't know you had affects youanother one," said the lead author, Dr. Elsayed Soliman, director of the epidem
How the heart attack you didn't know you had affects you
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
another one," said the lead author, Dr. Elsayed Soliman, director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C., in a news release. A silent heart attack can feel like... Read more
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Newsmax
Half of Heart Attacks Silent, Says Study From American Heart Associationas a heart attack that is recognized while it is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z
Half of Heart Attacks Silent, Says Study From American Heart Association
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
as a heart attack that is recognized while it is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, the study's senior author from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. "And because patients don't know they have had a silent heart attack, they may not... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Almost half of all heart attacks are ‘silent’is happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Almost half of all heart attacks are ‘silent’
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 7 days ago
is happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. “And because patients don’t know they have had a silent... Read more
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FOX News
Silent but deadly: Half of all heart attacks have no symptomswith warning signs or symptoms, said Dr. Elsayed Soliman, the director of the e
Silent but deadly: Half of all heart attacks have no symptoms
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
with warning signs or symptoms, said Dr. Elsayed Soliman, the director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in North Carolina and the senior author of the study. However, "because patients don't... Read more
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ABC News
New Study Reveals Dangers of 'Silent Heart Attacks'because they can go undetected and untreated. The study of 9,500 middle-aged a
New Study Reveals Dangers of 'Silent Heart Attacks'
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
because they can go undetected and untreated. The study of 9,500 middle-aged adults was led by Dr. Zhu-Ming Zhang of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The study found that following a silent heart attack,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. "And because patients don't know they have had a silent... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. "And because patients don't know they have had a silent... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. "And because patients don't know they have had a silent... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. "And because patients don't know they have had a silent... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. "And because patients don't know they have had a silent... Read more
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FOX News
Silent heart attacks strike more men but kill more womendon't seek medical advice because they don't realize anything is wrong, said le
Silent heart attacks strike more men but kill more women
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
don't seek medical advice because they don't realize anything is wrong, said lead study author Dr. Zhu-Ming Zhang of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. "There could be many reasons for people not realizing... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 days ago
is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. "And because patients don't know they have had a silent... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Study: Almost half of all heart attacks are 'silent'
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 days ago
is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. "And because patients don't know they have had a silent... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Silent heart attacks strike more men but kill more womendon’t seek medical advice because they don’t realize anything is wrong, said le
Silent heart attacks strike more men but kill more women
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
don’t seek medical advice because they don’t realize anything is wrong, said lead study author Dr. Zhu-Ming Zhang of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. “There could be many reasons for people not realizing... Read more
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Medical News Today
Silent heart attacks 'as bad as symptomatic heart attacks'by a doctor. Although these heart attacks do not exhibit symptoms, that does n
Silent heart attacks 'as bad as symptomatic heart attacks'
Medical News Today / Posted 7 days ago
by a doctor. Although these heart attacks do not exhibit symptoms, that does not mean they do no damage. Researchers from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC, led by Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, decided to investigate the outcome of... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Almost half of all heart attacks are ‘silent’is happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Almost half of all heart attacks are ‘silent’
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
is happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. “And because patients don’t know they have had a silent... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Almost half of all heart attacks are ‘silent’is happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Almost half of all heart attacks are ‘silent’
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 days ago
is happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. “And because patients don’t know they have had a silent... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Study finds 45% of all heart attacks are silentis happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Study finds 45% of all heart attacks are silent
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
is happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. “And because patients don’t know they have had a silent... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Almost Half of All Heart Attacks are ‘Silent’is happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the ep
Almost Half of All Heart Attacks are ‘Silent’
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 8 days ago
is happening,” said Dr. Elsayed Z. Soliman, study author and director of the epidemiological cardiology research center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. “And because patients don’t know they have had a silent... Read more
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NBC News
Half of People Who Have Heart Attacks Don't Even Know Itof a silent heart attack is as bad as a heart attack that is recognized while i
Half of People Who Have Heart Attacks Don't Even Know It
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
of a silent heart attack is as bad as a heart attack that is recognized while it is happening," said Dr. Elsayed Soliman of Wake Forest Baptist Medical center, who led the study. "And because patients don't know they have had a silent heart attack,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Silent heart attacks strike more men but kill more womendon’t seek medical advice because they don’t realize anything is wrong, said le
Silent heart attacks strike more men but kill more women
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
don’t seek medical advice because they don’t realize anything is wrong, said lead study author Dr. Zhu-Ming Zhang of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. “There could be many reasons for people not realizing... Read more
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CBS News
Almost half of heart attacks are "silent"a new study suggests, meaning they have no symptoms at all or symptoms so mild
Almost half of heart attacks are "silent"
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
a new study suggests, meaning they have no symptoms at all or symptoms so mild they're barely noticed. Researchers from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center analyzed data on close to 9,500 middle-age adults enrolled in a big heart study looking at... Read more
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NBC News
First Penis Transplant Performed in U.S., Hospital Saysis one patient on the waiting list for a penile transplant in the United States
First Penis Transplant Performed in U.S., Hospital Says
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
is one patient on the waiting list for a penile transplant in the United States. The University of Maryland Medical System, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Johns Hopkins Hospital... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
1 injured in shooting at Winston-Salem apartment complexbefore 10 p.m. at Cleveland Avenue Homes in the 1100 block of East 15th Street.
1 injured in shooting at Winston-Salem apartment complex
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 8 days ago
before 10 p.m. at Cleveland Avenue Homes in the 1100 block of East 15th Street. The man was shot in the leg and taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center for non life-threatening injuries, police said. The incident happened outdoors, police... Read more
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Newsmax
Aggressive Blood Pressure Treatment Lowers Heart Failureover whether such intensive treatment is even safe for older people, explained
Aggressive Blood Pressure Treatment Lowers Heart Failure
Newsmax / Posted 8 days ago
over whether such intensive treatment is even safe for older people, explained Dr. Dalane Kitzman, a cardiologist at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, in Winston-Salem, N.C. Kitzman is one of the researchers who will present the latest... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Alene Virginia TysingerAlene Virginia McGlamery Tysinger, 84, of Alston Brook Nursing Center, died Fri
Alene Virginia Tysinger
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Alene Virginia McGlamery Tysinger, 84, of Alston Brook Nursing Center, died Friday, May 13, 2016, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem after an extended illness. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Grace Journey... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Highway Patrol identifies deceased motorcyclistto the right, striking a fence. The Subaru stopped in the roadway. Domnick, wh
Highway Patrol identifies deceased motorcyclist
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
to the right, striking a fence. The Subaru stopped in the roadway. Domnick, who was wearing a seatbelt, was transported to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem with nonlife-threatening injuries. A hospital spokeswoman said Thursday... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Man killed in wreck on Business 40 in Kernersville identifiedwho was killed in the accident. The driver, 40-year-old Carlos Arturo Amaya Ma
Man killed in wreck on Business 40 in Kernersville identified
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
who was killed in the accident. The driver, 40-year-old Carlos Arturo Amaya Martinez, of Winston-Salem, was taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. He has since been discharged from the hospital, Griffith said. The accident is still... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Highway Patrol identifies deceased motorcyclistto the right, striking a fence. The Subaru stopped in the roadway. Domnick, wh
Highway Patrol identifies deceased motorcyclist
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
to the right, striking a fence. The Subaru stopped in the roadway. Domnick, who was wearing a seatbelt, was transported to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem with nonlife-threatening injuries. A hospital spokeswoman said Thursday... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Athlete of the Week: Josh Level ClassicDOWN IN THEI >> Reporter: JOSH LEVEL A TOP PROSPECT IN BASKETBALL IN NORTH GAME
Athlete of the Week: Josh Level Classic
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 12 days ago
DOWN IN THEI >> Reporter: JOSH LEVEL A TOP PROSPECT IN BASKETBALL IN NORTH GAME. GARDEN SPRING SCHOOL IN WINSTON-SALEM. WAKE FOREST BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER WHERE HE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD. THREE YEARS LATER, JOSH'S SCHOOL BASKETBALL STARS HERE IN... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Salem motorcyclist killed in Davidson County crasharound 8:45 p.m. north of Jesse Green Road near Wallburg. The car driver was tr
Salem motorcyclist killed in Davidson County crash
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 12 days ago
around 8:45 p.m. north of Jesse Green Road near Wallburg. The car driver was treated for non life-threatening injuries at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Tate was riding south on Hwy. 109 when he took his hands off the handlebars, causing his... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Man killed in crash involving vehicle, 2 motorcycles in Davidson County identifiedand was ejected off the motorcycle. The motorcyclist died as a result of their
Man killed in crash involving vehicle, 2 motorcycles in Davidson County identified
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 12 days ago
and was ejected off the motorcycle. The motorcyclist died as a result of their injuries. Wallburg Fire and Rescue helped get a pinned-in driver out of the vehicle. The driver was taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center with minor... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Highway Patrol identifies deceased motorcyclistto the right, striking a fence. The Subaru stopped in the roadway. Domnick, wh
Highway Patrol identifies deceased motorcyclist
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
to the right, striking a fence. The Subaru stopped in the roadway. Domnick, who was wearing a seatbelt, was transported to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem with nonlife-threatening injuries. A hospital spokeswoman said Thursday... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Man injured in early morning shooting in Winston-Salemin an incident reported just before 4:30 a.m. on the 1400 block of East 23rd St
Man injured in early morning shooting in Winston-Salem
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 13 days ago
in an incident reported just before 4:30 a.m. on the 1400 block of East 23rd Street near Dunleith Avenue. Coker arrived at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in a private vehicle at around the same time that the shooting was reported, police... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
18-old at Brenner Children’s Hospital with aggressive form of cancer makes heartbreaking choicecases in the country,” says Dr. Thomas Russell, Hannah’s pediatric oncologist a
18-old at Brenner Children’s Hospital with aggressive form of cancer makes heartbreaking choice
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 14 days ago
cases in the country,” says Dr. Thomas Russell, Hannah’s pediatric oncologist at Brenner Children’s Hospital, part of the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. “Because it's such a rare disorder,” says Dr. Russell, “we're not, here at Brenner... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Jury finds WFBMC wasn't negligentA jury ruled Tuesday that Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem w
Jury finds WFBMC wasn't negligent
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
A jury ruled Tuesday that Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem was not negligent in the 2011 death of a Davidson County man. It took jurors nearly seven hours of deliberation to announce the decision in Davidson County Civil Superior... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
1 killed, 1 seriously injured in wreck on Business 40 in Kernersvillethe vehicle. He was identified as 40-year-old Carlos Arturo Amaya Martinez, of
1 killed, 1 seriously injured in wreck on Business 40 in Kernersville
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 14 days ago
the vehicle. He was identified as 40-year-old Carlos Arturo Amaya Martinez, of Winston-Salem. Martinez was transported to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center with serious injuries. Another occupant of the vehicle, believed to be the passenger, was... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Women's Health Week: Let's Talk About Those Flesh Molesbut flesh moles are quite common. According to Amy McMichael, MD, professor and
Women's Health Week: Let's Talk About Those Flesh Moles
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 14 days ago
but flesh moles are quite common. According to Amy McMichael, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, they are the “layperson’s term for skin tags or seborrheic keratoses. These lesions occur... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Salisbury man faces charges in death of Lexington womanhit her head on the asphalt and was taken via ambulance to Novant Health Rowan
Salisbury man faces charges in death of Lexington woman
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
hit her head on the asphalt and was taken via ambulance to Novant Health Rowan Medical Center and later airlifted to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, Sloop said. There were other family members around during the time of... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Edwards requests $40 million from WFBMCsuggested to a jury during his closing arguments Monday that they award $40 mil
Edwards requests $40 million from WFBMC
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
suggested to a jury during his closing arguments Monday that they award $40 million in a wrongful death lawsuit against Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Edwards, the attorney representing the family of John C. Myrick, and... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Juvenile taken into custody after bringing knife to Winston-Salem school, stabbing studentstudent involved in the fight sustained lacerations and puncture wounds, police
Juvenile taken into custody after bringing knife to Winston-Salem school, stabbing student
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 15 days ago
student involved in the fight sustained lacerations and puncture wounds, police said. Both students were transported to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, where they were treated and released. “We will follow our discipline policies in taking... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Laura Hulin Gorman, 32, of Lexington, was called home by God to be one of his angels Sunday, May
Laura Hulin Gorman
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
, 32, of Lexington, was called home by God to be one of his angels Sunday, May 8, 2016, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem. A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Central United Methodist Church by the Revs.... Read more
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