Get tips on how to tell whether a cut or wound requires a visit to the ER or urgent care center. And find out how to prepare for an ER visit.
If you have diabetes, you may want to be a little more cautious about taking care of simple cuts, scratches, scrapes and bruises. In fact, skin care of any kind is important to your health. Bruises are the simplest to address. As long as the skin is not broken, you really don’t need to do … Read More
Your doctor told you that you need heart surgery, so you did your homework, researching how to best select your heart surgeon and hospital. Although you don’t choose a hospital solely on reported data, one of the criteria you probably reviewed during that process was the rate of surgical site infections (SSIs) reported after cardiac … Read More