As children begin exploring their surroundings, there are various opportunities for them to get into unsafe situations. They can easily fall off of furniture, down stairs, or out of windows, causing potentially fatal injuries. Here are a few tips to help prevent these falls from occurring.
In case of emergency, how will the emergency medical team know about your allergies? If someone without professional training were the only one available, will he or she know how to reach your emergency contact? Put all these concerns to rest by adding your Medical ID on your iPhone in six easy steps.
Sprains, strains, and breaks are incredibly painful, and sometimes difficult to tell apart. Often, the pain is similar in each case. While it’s best to ask a doctor to diagnose an injury, knowing the basics about sprains, strains, and breaks can help you be prepared and know when you need emergency medical attention.
When should you seek emergency medical attention for heart failure? Use our Heart Failure Symptom Stoplight to know what to do when certain symptoms occur. Find your nearest Baylor St. Luke’s Emergency Center or CHI St. Luke’s Health emergency department so you know where to go when minutes matter.