What’s on the surface can only tell us so much. That’s why it’s worth seeing your physician for an annual check-up even if you feel fine. Vital measures such as blood pressure, heart rate and temperature are always useful measures of health, but a more comprehensive check-up is worth considering for your long-term health.
Different wounds require different treatments. Sutures (stitches) have traditionally been the go-to closure method and remain the best option in some cases. However, there are now alternatives that can offer significant advantages over sutures in certain circumstances.
The opioid epidemic is a global problem, with many around the world suffering from addiction and withdrawal. It’s important to raise opioid awareness so that patients can consider alternative treatment solutions.