Do you have a child under 18? They could end up needing medical care when you are not available. Yes if it is a life and limb threatening emergency whereever they are taken will intervene while trying to reach you or legal parent/guardian. HOWEVER does the babbysitter caregiver know your child's … [Read more...] about Child Medical Care Consent Form
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ICE- In Case of Emergency is THE phonebook entry for the person to call if you become unable to represent yourself. Every contact list should include an ICE person who can act as your health care advocate. He/She should know your health history, allergies if you are an organ donor-you get the idea. … [Read more...] about Do You Have An ICE Contact?
Our bodies require balance in all things! Most important is Temperature. If our core temperature goes below 97F (36C) our bodys' systems go into havoc. Cold exposure can cause hypothermia but more commonly Frostbite results. If untreated loss of tissue occurs. Be the smart one! Hear DocHandal's … [Read more...] about Frostbite in the Very Young & Old
Learn from an ER Doc about head injuries. Trauma to the head is all too common and fortunately only a small percentage results in permanent brain damage. Foreknowledge is critical. Don't be frighten for the wrong reasons, DocHandal's latest podcast will give you the signs, tell you what not to do … [Read more...] about Head Injury -So Common, So Serious
'Take health care into your own hands’ that is the byline for the NEW US governments website www.HealthCare.gov What a great resource for anyone –young adults, seniors, individuals with disabilities, small business, employers, individuals with children. Lots of worthwhile information on … [Read more...] about You Must Check Out