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Overcoming voiding problems in young patients

Overcoming voiding problems in young patients


An easier path to punch biopsy of the scalp

An easier path to punch biopsy of the scalp


For throat swabs, don't call off the dogs

For throat swabs, don't call off the dogs


Lymph node clues to conjunctivitis

Lymph node clues to conjunctivitis


Removing objects from the nose

Removing objects from the nose

A solid plan for written plans

A solid plan for written plans


Self-monitoring for HTN awareness

Self-monitoring for HTN awareness


Explaining loss of consciousness

Explaining loss of consciousness

A stress fracture 'tune-up'

A stress fracture 'tune-up'

Written reminder of risky sex

Written reminder of risky sex

Providing patients with a copy of their lab reports emphasizes the seriousness of STDs.

What is it about dialysis that improves psoriasis?

What is it about dialysis that improves psoriasis?

Numbing a wound on infected skin

Numbing a wound on infected skin 


Incision and drainage on already infected skin structures can always be uncomfortable for the patient.

The need for vitamin supplements among older patients

The need for vitamin supplements among older patients

Vitamin D, vitamin B12, vitamin C, and vitamin A have been shown to be beneficial during the aging process.

Go gluten-free for psoriasis?

Go gluten-free for psoriasis?


Anyone who decides to eliminate gluten from his or her diet should first consult a dietitian for guidance.

Otitis treatment in a child with suspected penicillin allergy

Otitis treatment in a child with suspected penicillin allergy

A patient was diagnosed with a serum sickness-like reaction in response to antibiotics.

Does itching indicate healing?

Does itching indicate healing?

Is there science behind the saying that itching is a sign of healing in burn patients?

Is petroleum jelly toxic?

Is petroleum jelly toxic?

Petroleum jelly goes through vigorous purification processes to be considered noncarcinogenic.

BMI as a vital sign

BMI as a vital sign

Assessing BMI regularly can help prevent long-term obesity problems.

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