Oxygen, when misused, can be dangerous, even explosive. Used properly though it is a life saving tool. This article points out some of the safety precautions for you to consider.
Emergency Information Record with Medical Forms Helps You Prepare A trip to the hospital emergency room is not usually a pleasant or a planned experience. You and your loved one may be stressed and upset and not thinking clearly. The person who is experiencing a….
Choosing a hospital bed can help provide many options for your loved ones as they struggle with illness or recovery from injury. This article will explore different options and amenities available for you to consider.
At times, a caregiver is faced with a difficult job of transporting a loved-one to a doctor visit, when the person is unable to walk. This article explores the options of acquiring non-emergency medical transport.
Are you and your loved one current on your flu shot and your pneumonia shot? The CDC has recommended certain vaccines for patients who are over 60 and for those who have diabetes, heart disease and COPD. Get vaccinated this fall! Learn more.
The cost of medication is rising at an alarming rate. Many people are having to choose between what they can and can’t afford because of the cost of their medicines. This article offers a few pointers that may help you save money.
Before being discharged from the hospital, you’ll want to know what should be done to make your home safe and secure for the returning patient.
Did you know there are only 3 companies that produce insulin? Because of its high cost, many patients are doing without or taking reduced dose. Doesn’t seem right, does it? This article will help you understand.
Each year, the American Cancer Society observes the third Thursday in November as the Great American Smoke-out. This day is a day to make a commitment and a plan to quit smoking.
Before prescribing opioids, doctors are urged to ask if non-opioid therapies have been tried first. Physical therapy is one of those better solutions. When physical therapy is used for pain relief, there is no chance of overdosing or addictions to opioid drugs.