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Health Awareness

Colleagues raise $50,000 for Race for the Cure

Hundreds of Baptist colleagues were among the 15,000 who participated in the 2013 Komen Memphis-Midsouth Race for the Cure. A number of Baptist entities organized teams, including Baptist College of Health Sciences, Baptist Collierville, Baptist DeSoto, Baptist Medical …

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Supporters come out swinging for heart patients

l-r Dr. John Stanford and Joseph Weller watch Weller’s putt as it approaches a hole during the Baptist Memorial Health Care Foundation’s annual Cardiac Classic golf tournament. The event, held this year at Spring Creek Ranch, attracted 55 …

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Safety Matters: New Anticoagulants

Blood clots develop in the veins or arteries, and while they are essential in preventing excessive bleeding when these vessels become injured, they also can be harmful. Anticoagulants are pharmacologic agents used to keep blood from clotting and …

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Hundreds attend second Healthy Heart Fair at Baptist DeSoto

For the second consecutive year, Baptist DeSoto held the Healthy Heart Fair with free heart risk assessments, heart healthy recipes, cooking demonstrations and exercise techniques. Attendees also purchased discounted fruits and vegetables at the farmer’s market and participated …

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