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The Most Common Vaccinations for Young Children

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
Vaccines help keep your children healthy and they help stamp out serious childhood diseases. While babies are born with protection against certain diseases, that protection is just temporary. Vaccinations Vaccinations create immunity to certain diseases by using tiny amounts of …

Stomach Flu or Stomach Virus?

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
There are a few myths that go around during the flu season from people who think they have the flu. The flu is the flu no matter what name they use The flu is no different from year to year …

Common Myths About the Flu Shot

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
Flu shot myths Also known as influenza, the flu is a common infection that people contract during the cold seasons of winter. While it may not seem dangerous to you, severe cases can actually be detrimental to health and sometimes …

Reasons to Get Your Flu Vaccine

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
Did you know that you need a flu vaccination every year, well there is a good reason why this is being hyped up so much: Over the years, the influenza vaccine has prevented millions of people from getting the flu …

Transmission of HIV

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
There are several ways HIV is transmitted, but they aren’t through air, water, or physical contact. You can hug someone who’s HIV-positive. You can share a drink. If they sneeze, you’re not going to catch HIV. But there are things …

What you should know about Vaccinations

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
There are a number of illnesses that are currently prevalent in the U.S. that carry a vaccination to help prevent these illnesses. People are very much aware of the flu shot that becomes available this time of year every year …

Symptoms of the Zika Virus

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
How Do I Get the Zika Virus? The Zika Virus is a virus spread by mosquito bites. The CDC says that the world is experiencing a pandemic of this virus, and the CDC considers this virus a world health emergency. …

Overview: BD Veritor System

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx A major obstacle facing physician offices, clinics, and emergencies rooms across the country is the length of time it takes to get vital test results. In most cases, healthcare professionals must take samples and then send these samples away …

Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
xxxx Cardiac arrest is the abrupt and usually unexpected cessation of heart functioning. Oftentimes, cardiac arrest requires immediate CPR and other life-saving measures be taken immediately. The American Heart Association has found that the onset of cardiac arrest is not …

Causes and Symptoms of Strep

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
xxxxxxxxxxxxx Strep throat is a common childhood ailment, although adults can also get a strep infection. Caused by the group A streptococcus (GAS) bacteria, this illness typically involves an infection at the back of the throat near the tonsils, called Streptococcal …