Results for "Emergency"

Better Me
When to See a Doctor About Your Back and Neck Pain?
How many of us are living with back and neck pain? Perhaps your upper back hurts after every long day at work. Maybe you wake up most mornings with a stiff...
Apr 04
Teach Me
How to Spot the Springtime Hazards Hiding in Your Garage
It’s spring-cleaning time! And as you’re clearing out your garage or shed, there’s a good chance you’ll come across some products and chemicals you need...
Mar 20
Advise Me
How to Keep Your Yard Free of Critters that Sting and Bite
Ah, springtime. The season of warmer weather, flowers blossoming, birds singing—and the start of a cycle that can bring out dangerous pests. “The bloom...
Mar 08
Teach Me
3 Essential Things You Need to Know About Frostbite This Winter
It’s winter, and that means risk of frostbite is climbing. You might think you’re not at risk, but you could get frostbite if you: Are out in the...
Dec 26
Advise Me
The Winter COVID-19 Surge: Here’s What You Need to Know Now
We’re in the midst of a COVID-19 surge throughout the United States, and the recent Thanksgiving gatherings threaten to send numbers even higher. Vaccines...
Dec 10
Better Me
Follow These 5 Steps to Treat a Dog Bite
Even in a dog-friendly world, things can get unfriendly once in a while. If you or your child have a run-in with a scared or aggressive dog, Jasjot Johar,...
Nov 23
Better Me
Don’t Drive Yourself to the Hospital During a Heart Attack
“Tough” is a dad who stubs his toe on the door jamb and doesn’t say a word. “Self-reliant” is a mother that carries all the grocery bags (in one trip)...
Nov 18
Better Me
What is a “Mini-Stroke"?
When it comes to matters of the brain, “mini” rarely feels like the right word. Any risk of brain damage can feel very intimidating. Of course, our brains...
Nov 07
Advise Me
What is a Do-Not-Resuscitate Order? How Does It Work?
Not every thing in our lives is planned. Little surprises like unexpected traffic can be frustrating, but in the long run we get where we’re going, albeit...
Nov 06
Teach Me
Should You Be Concerned About SCAD?
When you think of the profile of a typical person with heart problems, do you visualize an older person with multiple risk factors like obesity and diabetes,...
Jun 10