Dr. John Hyatt, a gastroenterologist on the medical staff at Baylor Medical Center at Garland, sees about a hundred patients each year who suffer from acid reflux. He recently spoke to them and other people interested in acid reflux during his “Beat the Burn” seminars in May with more seminars scheduled in June and July. … Continue reading Could You Have Acid Reflux And Not Know It?
If you or a loved one is having a heart attack, don’t drive to the hospital. I repeat: “Do not drive to the hospital”. Call 911 immediately. That advice may seem like common sense, but studies have found about 50 percent of heart attack patients either drive themselves or have someone drive them to the … Continue reading Having a Heart Attack? What You Can Learn From One Patient’s Close Call
When most people think about their local fire department, they imagine them rushing to the scene of a fire-engulfed home or building to save lives. While that’s certainly part of the job, it’s only part of the lifesaving work they do. “Eighty percent of what the fire department does involves managing the scene in emergency … Continue reading Hospital Employees Team Up With EMS To Save Lives