When the Roles are Reversed

When the Roles are Reversed

For the past several months, I have been learning, studying, and striving for how to be the best, most knowledgeable medical provider I can be. I've taken hundreds of hours of courses, learned important skills, performed hands-on training, jumped through metaphorical hoops, and with one diagnosis everything has changed... Now I'm the patient. Over the [...]

Give Blood

Give Blood

January is National Blood Donor Month so I'm sharing some facts and figures regarding blood donation in our country. Did you know...? The average number of whole blood and red blood cell units collected in the U.S. each year: 13.6 millionThe average number of blood donors in the U.S. each year: 6.8 millionAlthough an estimated [...]