If you break, chip or fracture a bone -it is all the same! Yes you can use a broken bone, it is dependent on the size and location of the ‘fracture/break’. Is it across the weight of the bone just a ‘chip’, is it into a joint? Learn about this and more by listening to DocHandal FREE podcast from your iTunes store.
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This week’s podcast (FREE at iTunes) presents the clear cut basics of seizures, how to recognize them, including signs symptoms, what to do and not do for someone having a seizure. Doc tells you where to get more excellent information. Learn the facts about driving with a seizure disorder, Listen Up!
If you are entering the teens, have a daughter or sister-please Listen UP! This DocHandal’s podcast gives you the lowdown, facts and busts street myths, about this life changing and natural event. Be informed ready and enjoy so send a few minutes.
No matter your age heat exhaustion or stroke can occur. Learn to recognize and avoid heat stroke. DocHandal also tells you how heat exhaustion can progress to stroke and what action to take quickly before it is too late. As always Doc tells you straightforward — What To Do and Do Not. Go to iTunes store and download FREE DocHandal Speaks-Listen Up! DocHandal packs in the lowdown on relevant topics in her weekly podcasts worth the few listening minutes.
Lately many of us do not see the physician (MD/DO), rather the health care provider is a PA or nurse practitioner. Often it is the APRN or RNP that writes for your medications and orders tests. So what training do they have? Are they supervised in a doctors office? What are the state laws regarding there abilities? Can they write prescriptions have their on offices that is solo practice? This and more is conveyed in a quick and open podcast at DocHandal iTunes channel-so Listen Up!
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!
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!
Most poisonings occur in the home and can be treated without any medical cost. Poison Help Centers advise is free and just a call a way-1-800-222-1222 anywhere in the USA. Prevention is key DocHandal’s podcast-24/7 tells you how, as well as first aid tips. So Listen Up!-it’s just a quick of 8 minutes.
Mothers may pass on dangers to infants through breast milk. Common over the counter (OTC) & prescription medications can be harmful to the infant. Not only medications that Mom might take to feel better but caffeine, alcohol & marijuana are passed. DocHandal lets you know what is and is not safe for breastfeeding Moms to take. Listen UP! to her iTunes Channel get informed.
A loved one’s dying is never easy, however it can be very dangerous to those left behind. The psychosocial event triggers changes in the heart’s function. Researchers showed this is why so many individuals die in close proximity. Please listen to DocHandal’s iTunes channel for the podcast “Grieving Can Be Bad For Your Health“.