A Lubbock family is reaching out to the community for support after learning their loved one, Crish McCutcheon, will now be a quadruple amputee. According to the family, she was diagnosed with pneumonia that went septic on Jan. 6.
Nursing Schools Almanac ranked the program No. 10 in its “Top 100 nursing schools in the United States” rankings. The organization released the rankings based on data collected on over 3,000 nursing schools and campuses throughout the United States.
Creators say the cane detects obstacles higher than chest level and integrates with smart phones to help visually impaired people navigate without having to carry the smartphone in the hand. (Source: WEWALK/CNN)
If injected, the drug could cause vein irritation/phlebitis or pulmonary embolic events that could result in permanent impairment of body function or damage to body structures, such as the lungs and vascular system.
Jennie-O Turkey Store Sales, Inc. is recalling approximately 164,210 pounds of raw ground turkey products that may be contaminated with salmonella, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service.
Heart disease remains the leading cause of death in the U.S. and stroke continues to rank fifth. But taking care of your heart health doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy the holidays if you learn to make healthy, festive choices.
Local drugstore customers say they welcome a new push to try and bring spiraling generic drug costs under control. The Louisiana attorney general has joined 45 of his counterparts from across the country in a major crackdown.
Three prestigious awards, named after individuals who have supported cancer patients through volunteer leadership, were recently presented to several exemplary community members and an outstanding physician.
Doctors are urging patients to add the flu shot to their “to do” list this holiday season. The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) made them available Thursday for free to make sure everyone is protected before winter.