People often confuse diabetes and hypoglycemia, and although these two conditions may seem similar, they’re not the same. Diabetes is a chronic disease in which a person suffers from high blood glucose (blood sugar), either because the body fails … [Read more...] about Diabetes & Hypoglycemia: What’s the difference?
Archives for September 2014
A seizure is not only scary for the person experiencing it, but it’s also terrifying for the people who may be witnessing the epileptic attack. Let’s take a look at what you need to know about this neurological brain disorder. Overview of Epilepsy … [Read more...] about Seizures 101: What You Need to Know
Concussions are becoming an increasing problem in sports today, and the damage from these substantial head injuries can have lasting effects. If you’re a sports fan you’ve probably heard a lot about concussions in the news lately. In fact, the NFL … [Read more...] about Sports Injuries: The Dangers of a Concussion
As the population continues to grow throughout the Texas triangle and communities begin to stretch out into untouched areas, encounters with venomous snakes inevitably occur. The CDC estimates that 7,000–8,000 people per year receive venomous bites … [Read more...] about Treating Snakebites in Texas
Elite Care 24 Hour Emergency Room has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in ambulatory care facilities. … [Read more...] about Elite Care 24 Hour Emergency Room AWARDED ACCREDITATION FROM THE JOINT COMMISSION
You may have heard that drinking alcohol is unhealthy, but some researchers believe that red wine is actually beneficial to your health. Of course, these scientists are not recommending that you start drinking in excess, but they say a moderate … [Read more...] about Will a glass of wine a day keep the doctor away?