Accidents Happen: A Guide to Children's Emergencies

A Few Reasons Type 2 Diabetics Should Use CBD Oil

Type 2 diabetes has reached epidemic proportions all over the world. Unlike type 1, this disease can often be avoided and does not usually come about until after childhood. Unfortunately, many people do not even know they have the disease until it has progressed and caused other problems. The treatment includes a change in your diet and exercise, and quite possibly some type of medication. If you have type 2 diabetes, you should try using CBD oil. Read More 

The Importance Of Finding Professional And Reliable Staff To Work At A Hospital

If you're responsible for hiring staff to work at a hospital while taking care of patients of all ages, you have such an important task on your hands. Hiring the right people to work at the hospital is crucial. You'll need to make sure you're hiring caring, trustworthy, and dependable people to take on such vital positions in the medical field. The right staffing decisions can drastically improve the way the hospital runs daily and even improve the overall experience each patient has while they're there to receive care. Read More 

Carotid Artery Surgery Reduces Your Risk Of Stroke

Patients often think of their arteries in terms of heart health, but your brain also needs a regular supply of blood and oxygen to function. If you are worried about your risk of stroke, a neurosurgeon may be able to remove dangerous plaque building inside your carotid arteries. Speak to your physician and read on to learn more about your surgical options. Exploring the Role of the Carotid Artery Your carotid arteries are the main supply of blood to fuel your brain and facial organs. Read More 

Pros And Cons Of Using A Diaphragm For Birth Control

When it comes to avoiding getting pregnant, there are many different methods of contraception for you and your partner to evaluate. While things such as the birth control pill and condom might immediately come to mind, there are other forms of contraception that you may wish to explore. The diaphragm is one such method. A cup-shaped device that is inserted into the vagina and positioned to cover the cervix, this form of contraception can be useful in preventing pregnancy. Read More 

4 Laser Treatments That Will Improve Your Looks

If you're like most people, you prefer to put your best foot forward when it comes to your appearance. Fortunately, today's consumers have numerous options concerning making the most of their natural good looks. Thanks to modern technology, laser treatments are available that address a variety of cosmetic issues. Following are just four of the many ways that you can improve your appearance with the help of a doctor who is experienced in laser technology. Read More 

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Accidents Happen: A Guide to Children's Emergencies

One of the things I learned when I had children was that accidents can happen at any time. Unfortunately, my children's pediatrician was not always available when those accidents did happen. I had to learn what was considered an emergency and what could wait until the doctor's office was open. Knowing the difference and what to do in non-emergency situations can be confusing. That is why I created this blog. I wanted to provide other parents with a guide that helps them to understand when it is time to head for urgent care or the hospital and when injuries could be treated at home.