3 Reasons To Call An Ambulance For An Emergency Medical Situation Rather Than Taking A Car


When people feel the need to go to the hospital emergency department, they sometimes feel that the best choice is to take a car. They may attempt to drive themselves or have a friend or family member drive them. In most cases, they're trying to avoid being billed for ambulance services. However, this is rarely a wise choice in a truly critical health situation. In fact, it can sometimes be life-threatening.

17 February 2020

Wondering Why You Need A Doula? The Basics


If you've recently found out that you're pregnant, you're probably preparing your birth team and finding your care providers. Along with your obstetrician or midwife, you should also consider hiring a doula to help you with your pregnancy, labor, and delivery. If you're wondering what makes a doula so important, here are some of the best reasons to have one working with you until your baby comes. A Doula Works For You

12 December 2019

Muscle Twitches And Kaleidoscope Eyes: What Your Eyes Are Trying To Tell You


So much of what people do relies on their vision. You learn, watch, and do by using vision. While it is true that people with blindness are able to adapt, people who have seen everything most of their lives find it much harder to transition to a world of darkness. That is why it is so important to pay attention to any weird things that your eyes do, and see your eye doctor for anything out of the ordinary.

1 October 2019

4 Facial Treatments For Your Best-Possible Skin


When you think of facials, you may only think of special occasions, but facials can be instrumental to achieving and maintaining good skin. With many different techniques available for facials, you can receive any number of treatments to tackle skin issues from acne to fine lines. Chemical Peels Chemical peels are an appealing option for people who want to improve the texture of their skin, minimize discoloration from acne scars or hyperpigmentation, and achieve a healthy glow.

15 April 2019

Tired of Being Sick and Run-Down? What to Do to Get Healthy Now


Do you feel like your immunity is down and you're just having too hard of a time trying to fight all of the colds and illnesses that are going around? If so, there are some things that you may want to do to help reboot your health and to get rid of any toxins that could be bringing your immunity and overall health down. What's inside your body is determining whether you are healthy or not, and sometimes there are things that have to come out of your body to make you feel better.

28 January 2019

Debunking Two Common Flu Myths


Characterized by achy muscles and joints, headache, sneezing, coughing, and fever, the flu virus causes enormous discomfort that can wreak havoc on your physical and emotional well-being. The flu is common, but most people do not realize how dangerous this virus can be. While shocking to learn, the CDC believes an estimated 12,000 to 56,000 people may die because of the flu each year. This guide will help you understand the truth behind a few common flu myths, so you can realize the dangers of this virus and the importance of proper care from a local healthcare center.

16 October 2018

The 3 Most Common Areas Of Adult Medicine And Where To Find Them


Adult medicine is a broad phrase applied to multiple medical practices. However, some of these practices are more common than others, and with good reason. The following examples show the three most common areas of adult medicine, and where you can find them. 1. Reproductive Medicine Adults are typically sexually active, and more often than not, it is left to women to prevent pregnancy. As such, women seek medical care for their genitals, reproductive health, and pregnancy prevention.

25 July 2018