Accidents Happen: A Guide to Children's Emergencies

Use Essential Oils To Get Rid Of A Plantar Wart

Plantar warts are very common and occur primarily on the hands and feet. If you get a plantar wart and would like to try to get rid of it without visiting a doctor, you could try using pure essential oil. This is one of many home remedies for removing plantar warts, and here are some tips to help you use essential oil properly for wart removal. Types of Oils To Use Read More 

Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Your Deep Tissue Massage

Deep tissue massage has proven to be a very effective in treating soft tissue injuries. Consequently, this form of massage therapy can be a wonderful addition to your recovery plan after being involved in a slip and fall, car accident, or sports-related accident. However, before you schedule your appointment with a qualified massage therapist, you will want to take the time to review the tips below to ensure you are able to maximize the benefits your deep tissue massage has to offer. Read More 

Recovering From A Tummy Tuck: Quick Do’s And Don’ts

A tummy tuck is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in America. In fact, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons estimate that there are more than 100,000 abdominoplasties done each year—that's a lot of tummy tucks. Although the tummy tuck is a fairly easy procedure, most of the success lies in the recovery. If you are thinking about undergoing the knife, keep these simple do's and don'ts in mind: Read More 

Pros And Cons Of Senior Living Apartments

Age segregated housing, like senior living apartments and retirement villages, has both benefits and drawbacks. Some seniors really benefit from being surrounded by other similarly aged residents, while others may find themselves unhappy in such a living situation. If you or someone that you love is considering moving into senior housing, it may help to take a look at the negatives and positives to find out whether or not it's the right choice for you. Read More 

The Endosteal Implant Process

Dental implants are commonly utilized procedures designed to replace damaged or missing teeth. There are several different types of dental implant, but the one most often used in modern dentistry is the endosteal implant. This implant is fashioned to look like a natural tooth and has a high rate of success. Read on to learn more about the endosteal implant and how it is performed. What is the Endosteal Implant? 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.