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Muscle Pull Treatment & Recovery

Muscle strains and sprains are common everyday happenings at the grade school, high school, college and weekend warrior level. Muscle pull treatment and recovery are important aspects to the ability of the athlete to return to regular activities following an injury. It is always important to see your doctor and seek professional evaluation and recommendation […]

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Emergency Medicine: Choking: The Heimlich Maneuver

The universal sign for choking is hands clutched to the throat. If the person doesn’t give the signal, look for these indications: -Inability to talk -Difficulty breathing or noisy breathing -Inability to cough forcefully -Skin, lips and nails turning blue or dusky -Loss of consciousness The Heimlich maneuver is an emergency technique for preventing suffocation […]

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