Having An Outpatient Surgical Procedure? Is A Surgical Center Better Than A Hospital?
18 October 2017
If you've recently been told you require an outpatient surgical procedure—whether an excision of a potentially cancerous mole, the placement of a stent or catheter in a blocked artery, or the removal of a colon polyp—you may be wondering about your options.
Although surgeries are traditionally performed in a hospital atmosphere, providing doctors with the ability to immediately route the patient to the emergency department if any complications occur, rising medical costs and shifting insurance practices have resulted in the proliferation of outpatient surgical centers.
Lesser Known Facts About Allergy-Induced Asthma And How To Treat It
30 September 2017
You can have an allergy. You can have asthma. You can only have asthma when an allergy triggers it, but you cannot trigger an allergy with asthma. Strange, is it not? That said, there are some lesser-known facts about allergy-induced asthma and how to treat it.
Rate of Occurrence
Believe it or not, allergy-induced asthma occurs in one out of every thirteen people. That is a lot of people who get asthma attacks when their allergies flare up!
Five Important Tips For Living With Someone With Alzheimer's
11 September 2017
Living with a family member or loved one who's dealing with Alzheimer's can be extremely challenging. You need to be patient and put effort into educating yourself on how to deal with all of the difficult and surprising situations that may come up.
The following are five important tips for living with someone with Alzheimer's that should help you cope with all the challenges you face:
Try to use old information the patient has learned rather than attempting to teach the patient new things
2 September 2017
When it comes to selecting an OBGYN it is very important that you select the best for your situation. There will be a lot of different providers in your area, and it is important that you take the time to research and find the doctor that is best for you. Since there will be so many different providers in your area it can be hard to know what to look for while you research.