Proper Use of An Inhaler - Inhaled medications are the cornerstone of asthma therapy, but they can only be effective if they are used properly. Using your inhaler correctly delivers the medication to your lungs, where it can work to control your symptoms. Using an inhaler incorrectly means that little or no medicine reaches the lungs. Studies have shown that almost everyone can learn proper inhaler technique with adequate training and practice. Continue reading to learn how.
General Information - This video is intended for patients with heart failure their families and caregivers. The video contains information about signs and symptoms of heart failure, and recommendations to help patients self-manage their condition so they can stay healthy and out of the hospital. An accompanying educational booklet can be used along with the video.
Diagnosis and Symptoms - This handout helps patients recognize and understand the symptoms of heart failure and how to respond. The flyer can be used in or out of the hospital to help patients understand their symptoms and how they should respond to them, especially "red flag" symptoms. It is also used in teaching patients and given to the patient or caregiver to bring home.
Fibromyalgia misconceptions: Interview with a Mayo Clinic expert- Get the facts about these common fibromyalgia myths. Learning all you can about fibromyalgia is the first step toward gaining control of your symptoms.
From Previous Pinner: hmmm..I'm not so sure of this, but just because something isn't considered "illegal" doesn't mean that it's legal. It's a weird concept...like - do we have to specifically state that cutting open two twins and sewing them together is illegal for it to be so? This quote is a perspective thing...just food for thought.