Accidents Happen: A Guide to Children's Emergencies

Issues That Could Prompt Your Doctor To Schedule A Colonoscopy

Some people feel uneasy when they hear the term colonoscopy, but the reality of this medical procedure is that it's very common and isn't anything that you should worry about. You won't experience any discomfort as a medical professional inserts a small camera on a scope into your anus to assess the health of your colon. In fact, having a colonoscopy can be a relief if you've been worrying about one or more health issues in this part of your body, as it will give your doctor the information they need to provide any necessary treatment. Read More 

Get Your Child The Help They Need: Why Arrange For Home Health Care Services

If your child has a medical condition that needs extra care, talk to their doctor about home health care. If you're providing care for your child, you might not think you need the extra help. That's not the case though. Your child can receive a variety of support services through home health care. If you're not sure how home health care can benefit your child, read the list provided below. Here are five beneficial reasons to arrange for in-home support for your child. Read More 

How Do Doctors Treat Kidney Cancer?

Kidney cancer is a disease that starts in the kidneys. The two main types of kidney cancer are renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and urothelial cell carcinoma (UCC). Both require treatment, even at the earliest stages. There are several different treatment options for stage 1 kidney cancer, depending on the type of kidney cancer you have. These are some of the treatment options your doctor might consider. Removing Part of the Kidney Read More 

What To Expect From A Health And Wellness Show: 4 Things You Can Learn As A Viewer

In today's world, most people are beginning to understand the importance of prioritizing health and wellness. For those who haven't mastered the art of it yet, there are health and wellness television shows and programs designed to inspire, motivate, and encourage others to live healthier lifestyles that will benefit them physically and mentally. If you're looking forward to taking better care of your mental health and physical wellness, you can learn a lot from a health and wellness talk show that prioritizes such topics. Read More 

5 Reasons To Schedule An Eye Care Appointment

If you're like many people, you may not think much about your eyesight on a daily basis. But did you know that your eyesight is one of the most important senses you have? That's why it's so important to schedule regular eye care appointments. Here are 5 reasons why you should visit an eye doctor.  1. Regular vision exams help protect your eye health Just like you visit your primary care doctor for regular checkups, it's important to schedule regular eye exams too. 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.