How to Thank Nurses After a Hospital Stay

How to Thank Nurses After a Hospital Stay

Nurses are the heart of healthcare. — Donna Wilk Cardillo, R.N. Have you or a loved one recently left the hospital feeling especially grateful for the care of a particular nurse? Perhaps they helped calm your nerves before a procedure or brought a smile to your face...
Finding a Female Doctor Near Me

Finding a Female Doctor Near Me

You should feel comfortable and understood by your doctor. It allows you to communicate openly with them and take a more collaborative approach to your healthcare. Having that relationship with your doctor can result in better healthcare outcomes.  For some...
What Is a Critical Care Hospital?

What Is a Critical Care Hospital?

A critical care hospital, also known as a long-term acute care hospital (LTACH), is a specialized healthcare facility that provides intensive medical care for patients with complex and critical medical conditions who require extended periods of hospitalization. Unlike...
Is Free Medical Advice Worth Following?

Is Free Medical Advice Worth Following?

In the Information Age, there’s an endless flow of medical “knowledge” from a bottomless pit of online sources. Many people have a difficult time discerning accurate and reliable facts from advice that’s just plain wrong or even harmful. Sifting through references to...