Many medical reasons exist for putting a drainage tube in your bladder- Foley Catheter. DocHandal explains the whys and how of this common procedure done to all age groups. The subtleties and tricks of the insertion are shared in this podcast, Listen UP! for a less traumatic experience.
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There are 18 million diagnosed Diabetics in the US, another 7 million people who do not realize that they are Diabetes. Now medical knowledge identifies 79 million Americans with the condition of Prediabetes. DocHandal tells you the latest lowdown on this silent killer. How it is diagnosed,what it means, what to do about it & more from the podcast channel that teaches you more than most doctors ever do!
Over 3 million Americans suffer from anemia. Lower than normal red blood cells can wreak havoc on all our body functions. What causes this and what can be done? Pernicious anemia-what is it? If you want to know how to recognize anemia listen to this podcast for the lowdown as only DocHandal tells it.
There are many causes for lack of energy-fatigue. DocHandal talks straight about this state of feeling unwell. Learn what you can do, including guiding your medical provider to find the cause, what tests are needed and more-Listen UP!
Not a pretty site giant reddish raised itchy welts on your skin. These are hives-medical term ‘uticaria’- are common and their causes are varied, not a pretty sight scratching oneself. DocHandal describes this skin condition telling you the what if, whys and what to do. you need to hear this podcast!
Think Fast! Interruption to brain blood flow cause cells to die and irreversible damage within minutes.
You knew that but did you know the window to reverse this damage is only 3 hours! DocHandal tells you how to recognize and perform a simple test to for a stroke. Learn what to do to make a difference. Listen Up!! Act fast, time lost is brain lost!
Don’t think as an adult your days of getting shots are over! A Pneumococcal vaccine is recommended for those over 50. Why? This bacteria cause infection of the lungs and meninges (brain lining) and blood. All ages but especially those over 65 are susceptible. Learn from DocHandal’s channel at iTunes about prevention through this vaccine-Vaccine Needed!
Do you know the why, how come and what if about your eyes and cataracts? If we are alive we are aging and cataracts are very likely. The lens of your eyes can undergo changes quickly or very slowly -you need to know what’s up with this condition. DocHandal’s iTunes podcast- ‘Cataracts-More than Ever’ -put it simply within minutes. You’ll get the latest info that truly matters.
There are 24 million children/adults with Diabetics in the USA. This disease causes problems with your eyes, heart, kidneys-everywhere. Listen Up! and learn important facts how this disease can be seen in your mouths! One can monitor Diabetes through oral health problems. Details of what problems and their care is described. Knowing what to watch for and what to do can mean so much for any one’s oral health and especially a Diabetics .
Do you have vein problems-spider, varicose veins? Whether or not, you should listen to the podcast “Varicose Veins & You” on DocHandal’s iTunes channel. In her clear-cut style she offers the lowdown on causes, symptoms including chronic venous insufficiency and available treatments for all of these venous problems .