Kids with Flu Symptoms? Get ER-Level Care at Home

So your little one came home from school with a nasty cough. Or maybe woke up with a fever. You’re not sure if your tyke has the flu, but with all the stories on the news the past several years, you’d rather be safe than sorry. What Are the Symptoms of Flu? So how do […]

Fatigue: When to See a Doctor

This page has been reviewed by a medical professional. Reviewed by Dr. Phil Mitchell, MD, MS After a long day at work, nothing sounds better than a hot cup of tea and a few episodes of your favorite show. Most Americans can agree with that; after all, more than a third of adults report getting […]

The Most Common Skin Infections Found in Seniors & How to Prevent Them

This page has been reviewed by a medical professional. Reviewed by Dr. Phil Mitchell, MD, MS Flashback to Biology 101: What is the body’s largest organ? If you guessed right, then give me some skin. Your skin protects you from exposure to germs and bacteria that could otherwise cause serious harm to internal organs. While […]

What to Do When Experiencing Shortness of Breath

This page has been reviewed by a medical professional. Reviewed by Dr. Phil Mitchell, MD, MS Shortness of breath, or dyspnea, is very common; about 1 in every 4 people who seek ambulatory care have shortness of breath. Even so, there are few things more alarming than experiencing shortness of breath. Whether you have a […]