Heart disease, also known as cardiovascular disease, is the number one killer of men and women in America. The term encompasses a vast array of different health problems that affect the heart. Because there are so many variables – conditions, medications, implantable devices – there is a lot of information that a paramedic needs to know
What is Hemophilia? Hemophilia is an umbrella term that covers three major bleeding disorders: Hemophilia A, Hemophilia B, and Von Willebrand Disease are bleeding disorders that can dramatically impair the body’s ability to clot and lengthen the time it takes for the body to do so. Hemophilia is a genetic disorder caused by an insufficient
What Should I Engrave on My Medical ID? Once informed that you should wear a medical ID, the next important step is to determine the important information that needs to be engraved on your medical ID tag. If you are a doctor, nurse or work for a medical ID company this task isn’t typically that difficult.