Articles for Tag: "emergency department"

How to keep a common room in your home safe 
How to keep a common room in your home safe
A doctor says it’s critical that people follow instructions.
Infographic: 5 summer injuries ER doctors see most  Featured
Infographic: 5 summer injuries ER doctors see most
Don’t wait to contact a physician if you sense something is wrong.
A second chance at life 
A second chance at life
A Gurnee woman thought she was having a panic attack, but her rapid decline required doctors to take life-saving measures to keep her alive.
Don’t let fireworks injuries ruin your July 4th celebrations  Featured
Don’t let fireworks injuries ruin your July 4th celebrations
With thousands injured every year, safety is crucial this holiday weekend. An ER doctor offers tips for keeping kids safe.
Are language barriers causing ER readmissions? 
Are language barriers causing ER readmissions?
A study suggests those who speak little or no English are more likely to return to the emergency department within days.
Treating behavioral health through telehealth 
Treating behavioral health through telehealth
This technology is improving access to care for those needing immediate help.
Teens doing more than texting while driving 
Teens doing more than texting while driving
Multitasking among young drivers is becoming more dangerous than ever.