Accidents Happen: A Guide to Children's Emergencies

Find The Relief You Need: Why You Need To Speak To A Podiatric Surgeon

If you're dealing with recurring foot problems, it might be time to talk to a podiatric surgeon. Foot problems can affect every aspect of your life. Unfortunately, some people don't know when it's time to consider surgical intervention for their foot problems. . If you experience foot problems on a regular basis, it's time to read the list provided below and talk to a podiatric surgeon.  Repair Foot Abnormalities If you have issues that make you want to keep your feet under wraps, it's time to speak to a podiatric surgeon. Read More 

Why Should You See Your Doctor For A Flu Shot?

Many people are on the fence about getting a flu shot, and many people are unsure if they should see a doctor to get a shot each year. Medical clinics offer flu shots early in the season, even during the late summer and early fall months, and getting a shot early may be a good idea. So, why should you see your doctor for a flu shot? Here's what you need to know. Read More 

Botox Injections: What You Need To Know

Botox is a drug that can be injected into your body. The drug blocks signals from the nerves to the muscles, which temporarily prevents the muscle from moving. For example, this helps relax the face and reduce facial wrinkles. The effects of Botox injections do wear off after a few months, so you need to go back in for follow-up Botox injections once they do.  What Do Botox Injections Help With? Read More 

Tips For Choosing A New Primary Care Provider

When faced with the challenge of choosing a new primary care provider, so many people simply throw up their hands and pick the first doctor their insurance company recommends. Sometimes everything works out, and you end up with a provider who is well suited to your needs. But why leave things to chance? If you take a little more time and apply the advice below, you're more likely to land with a provider who meets your unique needs. Read More 

Treatment For Intense, Complicated Grief Is Available

Grief is complex, and you likely know that there is no easy way out of the feelings you are experiencing. You may have thought about seeing a psychiatrist to deal with grief, depression, and other emotions that come with loss. You aren't alone. Are you looking for support? These are some of the steps you can take to deal with grief and loss. Ask for Support from Family and Friends 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.