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At WakeMed, we take an active role in making our community a better place to live, work and play. Listen to WakeMed Voices our podcast that puts patients and families at the forefront of wellness and education.

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At WakeMed, we take an active role in making our community a better place to live, work and play. Listen to WakeMed Voices our podcast that puts patients and families at the forefront of wellness and education.

    How to Tell If You Have a Kidney Stone

    How to Tell If You Have a Kidney Stone

    Dr. Matthew Lyons discusses kidney stones and what symtoms to look for.

    A Deep Dive on Swim Safety

    A Deep Dive on Swim Safety

    Dr. Graham Snyder discusses water safety.

    Ssssssnakes: Do’s, Don’ts and Uh Oh’s

    Ssssssnakes: Do’s, Don’ts and Uh Oh’s

    There's a concern that North Carolina will see increased numbers of bites this year due to COVID-19 social isolation. More people will be off from work and school -- and spending time around the home or in the outdoors will likely lead to more bites. Benjamin German, MD, discusses how people can avoid snake bites, what they should do if bitten, and what treatments are given once someone reaches the emergency department.

    Parents Guide to Navigating Puberty

    Parents Guide to Navigating Puberty

    Puberty is time that children go from being dependent to being independent. How can parents navigate this? Lynn Wirth, MD, discusses how you can help adolescents learn to cope with stress and make smart decisions, as well as how to manage challenges like extraneous social media use.

    Diabetes in Pregnancy

    Diabetes in Pregnancy

    Heatherly Simmons, PA-C, CDE, discusses what women need to know about managing diabetes during pregnancy, who is at risk for developing gestational diabetes, and what women can do prior to getting pregnant to mitigate the risk.

    Breathe Easy: A Conversation About Kids & Asthma

    Breathe Easy: A Conversation About Kids & Asthma

    Asthma has a lot of definitions and most of them are somewhat confusing. Matthew Bruehl, MD, a pediatric pulmonologist explains what asthma really is, how it differs from other respiratory diseases, common triggers, and what therapies are available.

Customer Reviews

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meg4ecu ,

Interesting topics

There is something for everyone! Interesting topics and very informative.

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Great healthcare info!!

What an awesome bundle of information!

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Knowledgeable providers, informative topics

Definitely recommend subscribing!

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