Monthly Archives: July 2012

Helping Wounds Heal Quicker

If your patient has had an injury and you’ve used a Pro Advantage Suture kit to close the wound it is important that your patient is aware of what to do to protect the wound so it heals properly with no infection and limited scarring. Continue reading

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Affordable Flu Vaccines for Everyone

Free or discount flu vaccines are available for insured and uninsured Americans. The average cost of a flu vaccine can range from $5 to $30 depending upon your location.

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Affordable Flu Vaccine

The Center for Disease Control recommends annual flu shots for everyone six months and older. Continue reading

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Medical Essentials to Have on Hand for Winter

Though it’s easy to overlook, getting yourself and your flu vaccine is an important way to stay healthy when there’s a naty bug going around. Be sure you’re all up to date on your flu shots by checking in with your doctor.
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Maintaining Efficiency in Your Pediatric Office

Medical supplies like flu test kits or a medical test kit, keep everything you need for testing and diagnostic purposes in one place. Rather than having to gather the items you need for an exam and specimen collection, you can open one kit, get the information you need, and send your smaller patient on their way with a minimum of fuss. Continue reading

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New technology speeds vaccine creation

New technology is available that creates vaccines much more quickly than past efforts. Fast and inexpensive machines allow the genomes (genetic blueprints) of newly evolved flu varieties to be quickly sequenced. Continue reading

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How to Recognize a Latex Allergy to Exam Gloves

Applying exam gloves before handling samples and performing physical examinations can protect you from diseases, germs and bacteria.
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Do I Need a Flu Vaccine?

They conclude that since they’ve had the flu before, they’re now immune to future infections. This is far from the truth. It’s true that once you’re sick with one strain of the flu you develop an immunity to that strain. Continue reading

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Request Rapid Flu Test Kits

Flu test kits are widely available during flu season, which is between November and April. These tests can determine whether you have the flu virus in about 15 minutes. Continue reading

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Making Testing Easier

Testing for the presence of particular enzymes, fats, or bacteria can often been an uncomfortable process for your patients.  Actively limiting the level of physical invasion required to collect the proper samples is always a goal, and can make the … Continue reading

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