How to Know if You Need Stitches for a Cut

Did you know each year, about 29 million people suffer severe injuries that need emergency attention? While it’s easy to know that you need medical attention when the injury is severe, there are times when you can’t tell the severity. If you’re unsure whether or not your wound requires stitches, this guide will give you … Continued

The Importance of Back to School Physicals

As summer comes to an end the back-to-school season can seem overwhelming. It all adds up: shopping for school clothes and supplies, meeting new teachers, choosing activities, and dealing with the ever-present homework your child needs help with. But in the busyness, make sure to schedule back to school physicals for all your children. It’s … Continued

5 Questions to Ask Your Doctor about X-Rays

There are over 3 billion diagnostic medical examinations each year. It shows how many people get X-rays and why they need them.  But you might be wondering, is there any harm in X-rays? Do they offer conclusive evidence?  There are a lot of questions and skepticism about X-rays. That’s why it’s important to ask your … Continued

Everything to Do After a Dirt Bike Accident

65% of bone fractures linked to dirt bike riding are below the waist. That’s not the type of injury you can brush off before getting back on your bike. In less severe cases, the adrenaline rush you’re experiencing might mask a major problem.  Here are the five steps you need to take after a dirt bike … Continued