What to Know About the Delta Variant

What to Know About the Delta Variant

The pandemic has ramped up again because of SARS-CoV-2 variants. Given the spread of misinformation, it can be difficult to find clear facts about these mutations. One of the most concerning variants that has recently caused new surges of patients in hospital...
Predicting Your Risk of Heart Attacks

Predicting Your Risk of Heart Attacks

Every 40 seconds someone in America suffers from a heart attack. In fact, heart disease is the main cause of death in America. Primary care physicians evaluate their patient’s risk of heart attack by considering factors like weight, diet, family history, and medical...
Top Reasons for Healthcare Workers to Take the Covid-19 Vaccine

Top Reasons for Healthcare Workers to Take the Covid-19 Vaccine

Since the beginning of 2020, the world has been under the constant threat of the deadly Covid-19 virus. However, with the newly approved vaccines, getting back to normal is a reality well within reach. And healthcare workers can help smooth the transition to ordinary...
Hospitals Struggle to Find Beds for Discharged Homeless Patients

Hospitals Struggle to Find Beds for Discharged Homeless Patients

When people think about the homeless crisis, they often picture all the struggles homeless people have getting a job, staying safe, fighting a drug addiction, and finding food. However, an often overlooked challenge of being homeless is what happens when a person...
5 Tips for an Easier, More Affordable ER Visit

5 Tips for an Easier, More Affordable ER Visit

Emergency rooms (also known as an accident & emergency departments or the ER) are medical treatment facilities that specialize in emergency medicine. At these facilities, patients can access care without an appointment, and by way of an ambulance, or through their...