WakeMed seeks permission to build new Garner hospital, new 150-bed mental health hospital :: WRAL.com

By Mark Bergin, WRAL senior multiplatform producer WakeMed is seeking approval from the state of North Carolina to build a 150-bed mental health hospital and a 45-bed acute care hospital. On Monday, WakeMed leaders announced they would file two certificates of need (CON) with the state. “These projects reflect our community-wide commitment to provide area … Read more

Ditch the phone before bed! 16 tips for a good night’s sleep

Does exercising help you sleep better? Will a short nap during the day affect your bedtime sleep? In his latest book Life Time: The New Science Of The Body Clock, And How It Can Revolutionize Your Sleep And Health, British neuroscientist Prof Russell G. Foster talks about how understanding the workings of our body clock … Read more

Mesa could be site of new 100-bed mental health hospital

Mesa’s planning commission has approved a site plan review for building a new hospital near Elliot and Ellsworth roads. MESA, Ariz. – A new 100-bed mental health hospital is under development in Mesa as the Valley grapples with a significant need for more behavioral health services. Acadia Healthcare, which already operates hospitals in Chandler and … Read more

Sharing bed with your partner can improve sleep and mental health, says study

Not everybody likes sharing their bed with someone else. However, sharing the bed with your partner can be beneficial for your overall well-being. It might come with a lot of blanket snatching fights and snoring, but it can help improve your physical as well as mental health, research found. According to a study published in … Read more

Sharing bed with your partner can improve sleep and mental health, says study

Home style Health Sharing bed with your partner can improve sleep and mental health, says study Sleeping with a partner is associated with lower depression, anxiety, and stress scores How are you sleeping every day? (Source: Pexels) Not everybody likes sharing their bed with someone else. However, sharing the bed with your partner can be … Read more

121-bed Cordilleras Mental Health Center slated for 2024 opening

The 121-bed Cordilleras Mental Health Center is slated to open in 2024, according to the County. Construction on the $155 million project off Edgewood Road, about a half mile east of Interstate 280, began in April 2021. The new center will comprise of a cluster of small residential buildings with shared community spaces that aim … Read more

Bed sharing affects quality of sleep, mental health

July 21, 2022 1 minute watch Source/Disclosures sources: Fuentes B, et al. Bed sharing versus sleeping alone associated with sleep health and mental health. Presented at: SLEEP; June 4-8, 2022; Charlotte, NC Disclosures: Grandner reports no relevant financial disclosures. ADD TOPIC TO EMAIL ALERTS Receive an email when new articles … Read more

Woman suffering mental health crisis left waiting eight days in A&E | NHS

An 18-year-old woman suffering a mental health crisis was forced to wait eight-and-a-half days in A&E before getting a bed in a psychiatric hospital – believed to be the longest such wait seen in the NHS. Louise (not her real name) had to be looked after by the police and security guards and sleep in … Read more

Plan to build 30-bed mental health hospital in centre of Burslem

Plans have been lodged to build a mental health hospital in the center of Burslem. Cygnet Health Care wants to create the facility on land off Westport Road. The site, also adjacent to Hall Street, is currently used as a car park following the demolition of an industrial unit that previously stood there. A proposal … Read more

Public input sought on 42-bed mental health facility in Lane County

Lane County has been chewing on a problem for years: What to do about a growing mental health crisis playing out on the streets. Community members can learn more Thursday about a plan in the works. A panel discussion is open to the public on ZOOM from 11am to noon this Thursday, June 16th. Click … Read more