I know it isn’t Breast Cancer Awareness
Month, but last week when a co-worker told me that she was called back
for a diagnostic mammogram and ultrasound to ”have a better look,” my
first response was “That happens frequently – it is probably
nothing.” When she told me she needed a biopsy I said,”Eighty percent of
biopsies come back negative for cancer.”
Food Collection for the Needy held during National Hospital Week -
Unless you are a youngster or don’t believe in taking vitamins, almost everyone takes medication or vitamin supplements. Could you tell someone what the name of your medication/supplement is?
I’m not surprised – my husband recently came into the ER by paramedics after I called 911. When I’d gotten home from work that day I found him weak and unable to talk. It was a Monday in the late afternoon, you wouldn’t think that it would be a busy time in the ER, but it was packed! They immediately assigned him a bed, and a team of people began assessing him and asking me questions. The smiling face of a Case Coordinator came and asked how I was doing and lent me a shoulder to express my worries. Back to the ER team! The doctor was extremely thorough, and after my husband was screened for a stroke they determined he was a “gold” alert. They explained that that alert was for sepsis (a bad infection).
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