About a year ago I decided to donate blood for the first time. A lot of people were surprised that I had never done it before, especially since I’ve worked in the medical field before and I love helping people in general. But for some reason, I had just never gotten around to it. So… Read More I Had A Scary Reaction While Donating Blood At The Red Cross
What Led Me To The Gixo Fitness App? Years ago I was diagnosed with pre-diabetes. It didn’t come as much of a shock to me, especially since I already had PCOS. At the time, my psychiatrist had just put me on Topamax to treat my bipolar disorder. But it also has the extra benefit of helping… Read More The Gixo Fitness App: Is It Worth It?
This is not really a how-to article. This is the story of my worst medical experience ever. Fortunately, nothing truly horrific happened. But that’s mostly because once I got out of there I swore to never go back. How To Tell If Your Doctor Is An Idiot Let’s go back to the beginning. Gallstones. I… Read More How To Tell If Your Doctor Is An Idiot
Awake During Surgery: A Look At Anesthesia Awareness Some patients have experienced being awake during surgery. Although this can be a terrifying and traumatic experience it is important to note that not all patients that have reported being conscious during an operation feel traumatized. Some patients simply hear conversations taking place between members of their… Read More Anesthesia Awareness: Awake During Surgery