01/11/18

Visiting Restrictions

Children under 12 may NOT VISIT inpatient areas or.....

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Winter Safety: Stay Upright and Warm with These Tips to Avoid Slips, Falls and Spills

Ready or not, here come the snow and ice! Winter safety is an often overlooked part of life. “While we can’t change the weather, we can do much more to prepare and keep ourselves and our loved ones safe,” said Mike Paul, Physical Therapy Clinical Lead at WayneUNC Health Care Rehabilitation Services. At Wayne UNC …

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  • Jan 17,
  • 2018

FLU ALERT – Visiting Restrictions

Due to the increase in the number of viral influenza cases in North Carolina, visiting restrictions are in place to ensure the health and safety of our patients and teammates. Children under 12 may NOT VISIT ED areas, inpatient areas or waiting rooms at Wayne UNC Health Care beginning Thursday, January 11.  Please do not …

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  • Jan 11,
  • 2018

Make This: Turkey and Veggie Walking Tacos

It’s no secret that kids can be picky eaters, and getting them to eat vegetables can be an epic battle. Maybe you’ve tried bribery—“three more bites of carrot, and you can have a cupcake”—or threats—“no TV tonight if you don’t finish your broccoli.” Here’s a different tactic: Involve kids in the cooking to make eating …

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  • Jan 08,
  • 2018

Dealing with Flu: Stay Home or See a Doctor?

The flu is miserable. If you’ve ever had it, you know how brutal it can be: the headache, the fever, the chills. But sometimes, it’s more than miserable—it’s a medical emergency. Most people recover from the flu at home, but some need a doctor’s care. So how do you know whether to seek help? First, …

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  • Jan 08,
  • 2018

Winter Weather

Last update: January 5, 2018 – 9:30 AM With inclement weather approaching, we want to remind everyone to stay safe. Be sure to seek shelter in a warm, dry place. Also, check road conditions before traveling. At Wayne UNC Health Care, our teammates and doctors will be here round the clock to make sure normal …

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  • Jan 03,
  • 2018

10 Silent Symptoms of Diabetes

Do you have undiagnosed diabetes? The American Diabetes Association reported 29.1 million Americans had diabetes, with 8.1 million being undiagnosed in 2012. Additionally, 1.4 million Americans are newly diagnosed each year. In recognition of National Diabetes Awareness Month, we want you to monitor for these 10 subtle signs of diabetes. If you have questions or concerns about …

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  • Nov 14,
  • 2017