The Fundamentals Of Safe Sharps Disposal

27 June 2022
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Whether it's insulin, chemotherapy, or any other injectable medication, a prescription for something like this also means having to keep medical syringes on hand. That also means that you'll have used syringes to dispose of. With the biohazard risk associated with these products, it's important that you dispose of your needles safely. Here's a look at the basic methods for proper and safe sharps disposal. Buy Sharps Storage Containers Residential sharps disposal containers are available at most every neighborhood pharmacy and can even be ordered online. Read More 

VR Reality Programs For Drug Withdrawal And Craving Management

10 February 2022
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Repeated exposure to triggers that encourage someone to pick up a bottle of beer or indulge in recreational drug use can make it difficult for a person to maintain their sobriety. At-home therapeutic virtual reality programs are becoming more prevalent and may be prescribed by a doctor who is treating a person who wishes to abstain from drug use. Support With Withdrawals Virtual reality gear that is designed for use with a clinical care program may feature prerecorded video segments or software components that will expose someone to a realistic setting that will induce a relaxing state. Read More 

Benefits Of A CPAP Machine With A Heated Hose

1 September 2021
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When shopping for a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) machine and its related accessories, many buyers often focus on details such as how quietly the machine operates and how comfortable the mask is. There's no question that these things are important, but another thing that you'll want to consider is the hose that connects the machine to the mask. Not only will you need to choose a machine that has a hose of an appropriate length, but you'll also need to decide whether you want a heated hose. Read More 

Three Differences Between A Digital And A Traditional X-Ray Machine

25 February 2021
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X-ray machines are one of the most important tools in the medical world, and without them, healthcare facilities ranging from busy hospitals to small dental offices would find their jobs much harder. Traditionally, these X-rays would be transferred onto a film made of silver halide, a chemical compound, and analyzed and stored. However, new technology has allowed for the development of digital X-ray machines. They do the same work, but they operate somewhat differently. Read More 

What Does A CPAP Machine Do?

13 August 2020
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If you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea, you may wonder what exactly it is, and how a continuous positive air pressure (CPAP) machine will be able to help you.  Sleep apnea is a condition where individuals either forget to breathe while they are sleeping, or part of their airway is blocked, making them unable to breathe. The first type of sleep apnea is called central sleep apnea, whereas the second is called obstructive sleep apnea. Read More