According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, some 4.7 million people are bitten by dogs each year, and about 17 percent require medical attention. But dogs are not the only animals that occasionally bite humans. A bite from any animal that breaks the skin puts you at risk for … [Read more...] about Animal Bites: Protecting Yourself and Your Family
We’ve all had a small cut before. They aren't fun, but they are easy to clean, put a band-aid on and take care of at home. But when is a cut serious enough that it requires a trip to the emergency room? One of the top reasons we see patients here in the emergency room is for cuts. But the truth … [Read more...] about When Should I Visit The Emergency Room With a Cut?