the importance of yearly health exams

Tips For Your Daughter’s First Visits With A Gynecologist

If your daughter is between the ages of 13 and 15, The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology recommends that she should see a gynecologist for the first time. Obviously, few women of any age look forward to this appointment and it can be even more nerve-racking for a young woman. Fortunately, there are several tips that you can implement to make it easier for her. Understanding Suggested Immunizations In the last few decades, some information related to gynecology has changed significantly. Read More 

What You Need To Know About Caring For Stitches So They Don’t Badly Scar

If you or your child has recently had stitches you might be wondering what you need to do to care for them. Stitches can leave a nasty scar if you are not careful. Luckily, there are some things that you can do to ensure that the stitches heal properly and that you don't have a large scar. Here is what you need to know. Hours After The Stitches Immediately after the stitches you should keep them covered and moist. Read More 

Why A Parent Should Get A Child Immunized

Are you and your spouse trying to decide if immunizations are necessary for your child? You will find that immunizations are not only good for keeping your child healthy, but also necessary as he or she grows up. In this article, find out why you should opt for getting your child immunized and what you can expect to pay for it. Why Should a Parent Get a Child Immunized? One of the reasons you should consider getting your child immunized is to reduce the risk of him or her getting mumps. Read More