Taking The Bite Out Of Gum Disease And Keeping Your Teeth

When you don't have dental insurance, it can be difficult to keep up with regular appointments and cleanings. However, this does not mean that you should let your dental health lapse. In fact, you need to be more diligent than ever about how you take care of your teeth. Bacteria and diseases in the mouth, teeth, and gums can travel throughout your body, infecting and damaging other organs. Here is some information and advice about gun disease that will help you keep your teeth and help maintain your overall health. Read More 

Upgrading Your Hospital’s Labor And Delivery Department: Equipment To Consider

When expectant mothers are looking for the hospital they will trust with the birth of their children, they want both advanced technology and luxurious accommodations. If your hospital is thinking about upgrading your labor and delivery department to attract more patients, you'll want to consider some new equipment as part of the upgrade. Here are some of the types of equipment you may want to consider.  Portable Ultrasound Machines While using an ultrasound machine isn't required for every delivery, your obstetricians may need access to an ultrasound machine during complicated deliveries. Read More 

Why Healtcare Compensation Valuations Are So Important

It is extremely important to make sure that proper healthcare compensation valuations are being done. Without them, you might find that everything is not going to run as smoothly as it should. Before you decide to try to avoid the process of the valuations, you will want to take a few moments to review the reasons why it is so important. Everyone Receives A Fair Wage You want to make sure that all of the doctors, nurses, and other staff within your facility are receiving not just a fair wage for the industry, but for their level of education and their experience. Read More 

Panic Attack Or Heart Attack? Identifying Some Common Signs And Symptoms

If you've ever suffered an anxiety attack, you may have noticed your panic level ratcheting up a few notches as the fleeting question, "am I having a heart attack?" passes through your mind. Indeed, many of the most well-known symptoms of an anxiety attack, like trouble breathing, chest pain, and lightheadedness, can also be some of the earliest signs of a heart attack. Read on to learn more about some of the similarities (and differences) in symptoms between these two medical events and what you'll want to do to seek care for both. Read More 

Is Your Little One Heading Off To Kindergarten? 4 Screenings They Should Have Before School Starts

If your child is getting ready to begin kindergarten, you've got a lot of work ahead of you. You'll need to make sure their paperwork is complete, and that they have all the supplies they'll need to get off to a good start. You'll also need to make sure they're prepared physically for the start of kindergarten. You might not realize this, but there are some health screenings that your child will need before they can head off to school. Read More