2014

Preventing Lyme Disease In Outdoorsy Children

If your kids enjoy exploring the outdoors, you'll need to take some precautions to protect them from lyme disease. Lyme disease is an infectious disease that is usually treatable with antibiotics. However, if it is left untreated, it can cause infection in the joints, nervous system, and heart. Patients can eventually be disabled by the disease if it is not adequately treated.  According the the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 300,000 Americans are diagnosed with Lyme disease each year.

Buying Your First Portable Ultrasound Machine? How To Choose The Right One

When it comes to growth in the medical equipment industry, portable ultrasound machines are paving the way. As more companies recognize the benefit of portability when it comes to patient care, portable ultrasound machines have become a larger part of the market and in greater demand. Unfortunately, with so many machines on the market now, it can be hard to choose the right one when you decide to invest in one for your growing practice.