Accidents Happen: A Guide to Children's Emergencies

Pediatric Dental Care: Why Your Child Needs It

Most babies are born with a complete set of 20 baby teeth (primary teeth) which typically start emerging at six months old. The primary teeth then fall out as a child grows through various childhood phases. However, some people don't lose their baby teeth for various reasons, including missing adult teeth. Such teeth are called retained baby teeth. Since your little one probably loves sugary treats and isn't too keen on dental care, they are susceptible to dental issues like cavities and gum problems. Read More 

Here’s How to Approach Work Vaccination Effectively

As more organizations allow their employees to return to work while new COVID-19 variants continue to take their toll, employers have no choice but to fear for the safety of their employees and clients. Moreover, some employees are still unsure about vaccination and the effective ways of conducting it. If you are trying to develop ways of encouraging your team to get vaccinated against Coronavirus or any other disease, this piece is for you. Read More 

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 

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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.