Knowing the signs of a wound infection is important.
A wound infection can negatively impact the healing process. If not treated as quickly as possible, it can create a situation in which the wound becomes chronic and can lead to a number of complications, including the need for amputation.
Sepsis is getting the attention it deserves.
Sepsis, a degenerative condition caused by the body’s response to wound infection that can result in tissue damage, organ failure and potential death, has become an increasingly severe problem worldwide. The disastrous nature of the global ailment has pushed the World Health Organization and the World Health Assembly to create a resolution to better prevent, treat and inform the world about sepsis.
To promote better healing, refueling your body with those essential nutrients is key.
While minor cuts and scrapes have the ability to heal quickly on their own, severe wounds need assistance to recover. They seek help from the energy, vitamins, minerals and proteins stored in your body, as stated by the Cleveland Clinic.
People should be mindful of their shoes, especially when hiking is involved.
Now that spring is in full force, families can take advantage of the longer days by spending as much time outside as possible. While there are many activities these groups can do together, one of the most popular is camping. According to the 2017 North American Camping Reports, compared to 2016 data, 13 million U.S. more households plan to camp in 2017.As people start planning these outings, it’s important to think about doing so safely.
A new study has found that depression and anxiety can increase the risk of post-surgical complications
Depression and anxiety are normal parts of everyday life for millions of Americans. According to figures from Anxiety and Depression Association of America, anxiety is the most common form of mental disorders, affecting about 40 million U.S. adults. Depression, meanwhile, impacts the lives of 15 million American adults.