Monthly Archives: January 2013

Are You Having Surgery?

For whatever reason the fates decide or the Good Lord determines,  we are to have surgery.  There are many types of surgery and many reasons for it.  It can be elective, scheduled, or emergent.  Either way, we have surgery.  When we see the surgeon, he or she will discuss options, risks, benefits, recovery, procedure, and...
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Congential Heart Defect

February 7th thru the 14th is Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week.  Did you know that heart defects are the most common type of birth defect?  It happens to 40,000 births each year, and is the  leading cause of infant death in the US.  Heart defects can range from very...
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