Posts Tagged ‘ER’
Treat Postpartum Depression
Discover the new advancement in medicine to relieve depression in women after childbirth Whether you are a first-time mom or getting ready to give birth to your third child, you are all told the same thing – every pregnancy will be different; no pregnancy will be the same. This is very true when it comes…Read More
Why did I faint for no reason?
Learn why you may pass out and what to do when it happens When someone faints, it can be alarming and shocking to those around and the person to whom it occurs. Most of the time, fainting is not a major cause for concern, however, sometimes, it can be caused by an underlying medical condition.…Read More
Do IV Medications and Fluids work better than a pill?
Discover how IV medications and fluids can get patients feeling back better quicker than ever Most visits to the emergency room due to injury or illness are life or death. A physician must quickly initiate a treatment plan to ensure a patient gets well while eliminating the chance for other challenges on the road to…Read More
The Relationship Between Allergies and Asthma
Find out why those diagnosed with allergies are commonly diagnosed with asthma and the triggers to stay away from Over the years, we have seen that many people diagnosed with asthma also suffer from chronic allergies. The two chronic diseases share many of the same triggers and can even affect the onset attack of each…Read More
Help! Should I take my child to the ER?
When is it time to take your child to the ER and what parents should know before going It eventually happens to all parents – their child becomes suddenly sick or injured, and fear and anxiety begin. Should you bring them to the emergency room, or is that too extreme? Sometimes, the answer is not…Read More
The Signs You’re Having a Severe Allergic reaction and it’s Time to go to the Hospital
Learn the signs of a severe allergic reaction and when it is time to go to the hospital Allergic reactions vary in severity from person to person. What may show up as a mild reaction in one person could be life-threatening to the next, even if they are exposed to the same amount of the…Read More
Oh No, I Broke a Bone! What’s next?
The Immediate Steps to Take When You or a Loved One Breaks a Bone If you have luckily never broken a bone, when faced with the question “is my bone broken or not,” it can be more difficult to determine than expected. In many cases, most people who think their bone is broken have only…Read More
The Key Differences Between a CT Scan and MRI
What type of imaging exam do you need? If you ever had an injury or even a certain type of disease, it might have required an imaging exam. Imaging exams use advanced technology to help physicians get a closer look into the body to help diagnose the issue. There are multiple types of imaging exams…Read More
Essential Home Medical Items Needed During a Freeze
Ensure your home first-aid kit is prepared for the next winter freeze with the right medical supplies. During times of extremely cold weather or a winter freeze, staying healthy and safe may present a challenge. Slippery roads, power outages, freezing temperatures, and so much more are what some people face once their area is under…Read More
Difference Between Outpatient and Inpatient Medical Services
Will your hospital procedure require you to stay overnight? In a hospital, the terms inpatient and outpatient are often used when referring to the type of procedure or services a patient receives. It is essential for you to know the difference between the two types of care to understand what to expect during and after…Read More