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WakeMed’s Head to Toe Health & Wellness Education Series Kicks Off Tomorrow

Our first Head to Toe event of 2013 will be held in downtown Raleigh at the Alexander Family YMCA on tomorrow – Tuesday, October 22, from 10 am to 1 pm.  Head to Toe is WakeMed’s annual health and education series, bringing to Wake County residents free health screenings, seminars and other beneficial wellness information. […]

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A New Family Friendly SAS Tournament

It’s SAS Tournament time again, and this year there is a new focus on family friendly activities.  In fact, the News & Observer sponsorship is enabling children ages 17 and under into the tournament for FREE. WakeMed will be on-site all weekend offering fun games, health screenings and first aid. Friday, October 11 – 9 […]

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What Does a Nuclear Medicine Technologist Do?

Kelly Evans, Nuclear Medicine Technologist   What a Nuclear Medicine Technologist Does I study the function and structure of organs, such as the heart, lungs and gallbladder. To do this, I inject a radioactive liquid into the patient’s body and then perform various tests such as lung scans, bone scans, cardiac stress tests and gallbladder […]

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