Medical Issue Needing Immediate Attention

What if you are diagnosed with something that needs immediate attention? Unless it is imminently life threatening, you need to investigate the urgency, options and risks associated with any treatment or procedure being recommended. It will be necessary to do some...

Managing a Medical Emergency for a family member or loved one

Scenario: You get a call that a loved one is headed to the emergency room. You are the closest family member. What should you do? What should you expect? First things First   If your loved one is being transported via ambulance, you should be able to find out from the...