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The Medical Center of Plano Receives a Special Visit from an Organ Donation Advocate

The Medical Center of Plano Receives a Special Visit from an Organ Donation Advocate

The Medical Center of Plano received a special visitor on Valentine’s Day, who had an exceptional story to tell. Stephanie (Sam) Foster-Erler stopped by to visit with our staff, and share her first-hand knowledge of how big of an impact …

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The Medical Center of Plano Offers Free Heart-Health Seminars

The Medical Center of Plano Offers Free Heart-Health Seminars

Find out about upcoming Heart Month seminars at The Medical Center of Plano. In February, The Medical Center of Plano will go all-out to help keep the importance of heart health top-of-mind. A variety of special events are planned as …

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Tips To Keep You Healthy During the Flu Season

Tips To Keep You Healthy During the Flu Season

  Read these important tips shared by our Center for Lifestyle Enhancement and protect yourself from the flu this season. With all the talk about how bad the flu season is this year, we thought this information might be helpful! …

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Healthy Family Resolutions for the New Year

Healthy Family Resolutions for the New Year

Will your family greet the new year together with a commitment to healthy living in hand? While you're devising resolutions for the upcoming year, remember that the most effective goals are usually done as a team. Get your entire family …

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Knee Replacement: What to Know

Knee Replacement: What to Know

Learn how knee replacement is performed using the ConforMIS iTotal® G2 Knee Replacement System. When patients have tried every non-invasive option available to relive knee pain, it may be time to consider knee replacement surgery. Surgery is always a serious …

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Know the Signs of Diabetes

Know the Signs of Diabetes

Undiagnosed diabetes can turn dangerous. Know the warning signs! Diabetes is a manageable disease, but when ignored the consequences can be grave. If you sense something is wrong in yourself or your child, don't hesitate to call you doctor. A …

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Understanding Wound Care Basics

Understanding Wound Care Basics

Have a wound that wont heal? We have a solution. Our bodies are almost miraculous in their ability to self-heal, but what happens when the healing process isn't progressing? The Wound Care Center at the Medical Center of Plano can …

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Lace Up Those Walking Shoes – It’s Time To Mall Walk!

Lace Up Those Walking Shoes – It’s Time To Mall Walk!

Mall Walking Club Steps-Off on Saturday, November 17th. I know what you're thinking…eh…mall walking….? Not really for me. But, guess what; mall walking isn't your grandma's exercise anymore! That's right, more and more people are joining in the trend and actually …

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Common Fireworks Injuries You Can Avoid

Common Fireworks Injuries You Can Avoid

Follow these top tips for staying safe on the Fourth of July. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, burns and contusions, lacerations and foreign particles in the eye are among the most common fireworks injuries. Here’s how you can stay …

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Bariatric Surgery – Are You a Candidate?

Bariatric Surgery – Are You a Candidate?

According to the Centers of Disease Control, more than 134 million Americans − more than two-thirds of the nation’s adult population − are overweight or obese. It’s a condition that results from an accumulation of fat that is out of …

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