Ultimate Guide to Pediatric Health and Medicine

Health and medicine involving infants, toddlers, children, and young persons behave differently than those of adults. As such, there is an entire specialty in the field of medicine dedicated solely to this age group. In medicine, pediatric health professionals are...

Anesthesiology Careers and Degrees

Anesthesiology is the practice of caring for patients during the time surrounding a surgical procedure. Anesthesiologists work to provide comfort for a patient in various ways; including inducing sleep through anesthesia before surgery, monitoring a patient’s vital...

Chronic Wound Treatment

Defining a Chronic Wound Chronic wounds are a major cause of worldwide physical pain and economic woes. They are typically complex wounds, ones that do not heal in the predicted amount of time and continue to cause discomfort and medical bills for patients. Often...

Medical Resources: Radiology

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″]A branch of medicine in which doctors see the inside of the body by employing different kinds of radiation, radiology uses a range of imaging technology. The treatment or diagnosis of illnesses depends on the kind of imaging...

Medical Imaging Resources

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″]Medical imaging refers to any technique or process that is used to create an image of the human body. Medical imaging is normally done for clinical purposes and is considered to be a part of biological imaging. The field of...

Guide to Elder Abuse Prevention

Over the last few decades one of the major forces in America has been the baby boomer generation.  They have had all the purchasing power in every market and have made up a major segment of society. In the next few years, the baby boomer generation will begin...

Breathe Easy: The Top 35 Cystic Fibrosis Blogs

When dealing with any chronic illness, life can become difficult. It is often helpful to find others who are sharing your struggles. So, I’ve put together a list of the top 35 Cystic Fibrosis blogs in hopes of helping others find support and strength. These...

Medical Assistant Associate Degrees

Associate’s degree programs for medical students are still relatively rare. Because most employers are happy to hire applicants who hold certificates in medical assistance, the associate’s degree seems superfluous to most students, since it is unlikely to...

Medical Assistant Education and Training

Although formal training and certification in medical assisting is not absolutely required, it is much preferred by employers. Some medical assistants are hired with just a high school diploma or equivalent and trained on the job, but this is becoming less and less...