End of Season Pool Care and Safety Tips

Now that the warm summer months are behind us for pool owners it is time to think about shutting the pool down for the winter. A lot of families have…

Colloidal Silver for Skin Care

There is much controversy about the effects of colloidal silver when taken internally. Some people are convinced that it is a safe drug, while others are not. What does this…

Hebburn care worker sacked for refusing Covid jab had to decide between job or having children

A North East care home worker who refused the Covid jab says she had to decide between keeping her job or facing life without children. Suzanne Wilson, 34, was sacked…

Live Birth Linked to Greater HIV Care Engagement in Europe

This cohort study of women living with HIV, pregnant and not pregnant, investigated outcomes related to engagement in HIV care following a live birth. Pregnancies that resulted in a live…

Study analyzes the impact of family physicians in rural maternity care

In the heart of a city, the distances in rural communities may be difficult to envision. The space between neighbors can sometimes be measured in miles rather than blocks; a…

Formal health care transition programs needed to provide uninterrupted support for youth with Kawasaki disease

Statement highlights: Kawasaki disease is the most common cause of acquired heart disease that develops in early childhood, creating inflammation in blood vessels, particularly heart arteries. It usually occurs before…

How to Care for a Sunburn

Sunburn occurs when the skin is exposed to excessive sun exposure, specifically the ultra-violet (UV) radiation from the sun. Your skin can also get burned from prolonged exposure to other…

Preventing child drowning: Advice from a pediatric intensive care unit doctor

Dr. Jason Cook was at the gym recently when he glanced up at a TV. He saw a floating pool toy and a child reaching for it, about to fall…

Neurofibromatosis type 1 patient benefits from multidisciplinary expertise of care team

The symptoms and treatment of Neurofibromatosis type 1 Jax Mincks, 4, asks her parents to turn on one of her favorite animated TV shows, “Bluey,” whose main character is an…