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Blog Posts in March, 2017

Do You Need to Go to the Hospital for a Rash?

In most cases, a rash is a simple, if annoying, condition that can be relatively easily managed with home care. There are instances when a rash is actually a sign that you need emergency care. How can ...
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Don't Die of Doubt: Call 9-1-1 to Get to the ER

The ramifications of delayed emergency care can include the need for more invasive treatments, lifelong disability, and even loss of life. Time is rarely more precious than when you think you or ...
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Don't Let Your Dog Leash Cause You Injuries

When you walk your dog, you’re probably thinking of getting exercise for your pup and yourself. One thing that is not likely to be on your mind is the dangers of your dog’s leash. In fact, ...
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You've Had Your Baby, Now What?

Most new parents are so focused on what to expect during labor and delivery that they scarcely think about what comes next. No matter how prepared you are, recovering from delivery and transitioning ...
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Heart Attack Signs Specific to Younger Women

Heart attacks, or myocardial infarctions, aren’t just a problem for older men. Many younger women suffer heart attacks and not all of them seek emergency care, because they fail to recognize the ...
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How Natural Disasters Can Influence Heart Attack Risk

Effective heart attack prevention plans require a multifaceted approach. Patients can be proactive by managing underlying medical conditions, eating nutritional and well-balanced meals, and exercising ...
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How Is the Severity of a Stroke Determined?

When a stroke occurs, getting emergency care is of the utmost importance. The sooner a patient receives stroke care, the better his or her chances of survival and favorable long-term outcomes. As soon ...
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What All Women Can Do to Lower Their Risk of Heart Disease

Your health is a long-term investment that requires active management. When you take action today to support your heart health, you’ll reap the rewards later in life. There are many simple ways ...
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