Health and Wellness

Poor diet linked to illnesses among blacks

    Poor diet linked to illnesses among blacks

Cooking Matters (Right) coordinator Felecia Bennett-Giles chops fresh herbs during a recent Cooking Matters session. The class is designed to educate the African-American community on healthy eating. Obesity and poor

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N.C. regulators ‘OK’ health insurance rate increase

    N.C. regulators ‘OK’ health insurance rate increase

In above photo: HealthCare.gov homepage image (File Photo) RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina consumers who buy their own health insurance are facing major price increases next year. The state Insurance

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Health insurance enrollment opens amid price hikes

    Health insurance enrollment opens amid price hikes

In above photo: Affordable Care Act Image (File Photo) Affordable Care Act subsidies will help some Open enrollment for health insurance is now happening as North Carolina health insurance providers

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Nurses’ banquet honors trendsetters

    Nurses’ banquet honors trendsetters

By Tori P. Haynesworth For The Chronicle The Winston-Salem State University Nursing Alumni Organization had its annual scholarship banquet on Thursday, Oct. 29, at the McNeil Banquet Hall in the

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Infant mortality at a historic low in Forsyth County

  Infant mortality at a historic low in Forsyth County

By Mayeesa Mitchell For The Chronicle Forsyth County’s infant mortality rate decreased in 2014 to 6.4 infants per 1,000 live

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Commentary: Black women should ‘walk the walk’ to survive heart disease

  Commentary: Black women should ‘walk the walk’ to survive heart disease

Cynthia Brown Guest Columnist It is a known fact that heart disease is the leading cause of death; the number

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Bailey named head of psychiatry at Wake Forest Baptist

  Bailey named head of psychiatry at Wake Forest Baptist

Special to The Chronicle Dr. Rahn Kennedy Bailey has joined Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center as chair of the Department of Psychiatry and

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Wake Forest Baptist provides Halloween safety tips

  Wake Forest Baptist provides  Halloween safety tips

Special to The Chronicle Everyone loves a good scare on Halloween, but not when it comes to children’s safety. On

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Students who host blood drives could win Red Cross scholarship

  Students who host blood drives could win Red Cross scholarship

By Todd Luck The Chronicle College and high school students who host blood drives during their winter break could win

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Walk is designed to help the Heart Association

  Walk is designed to help the Heart Association

Special to The Chronicle The 2015 Tanglewood Heart & Stroke Walk is scheduled Saturday, Oct. 17 at Tanglewood Park, 4061

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