You never want to visit an emergency room, however, this could happen when you least expect it. After all, this is why it's called an "emergency" room.
As a pregnant woman, you may be worried about the overall health of your baby. For this reason, you do whatever you can to avoid trouble and keep your unborn child as healthy as possible.
When you visit a medical professional, you expect this person to take great care of you. This means providing you with an accurate diagnosis without delay. Unfortunately, there are times when a doctor makes a mistake.
Concussions are a hot topic right now on football fields across the country and on the big screen. The attention placed on the dangers of returning to the playing field after suffering a concussion are becoming more well-known with each passing football season. One director at a research center at a university in North Carolina that focuses on sport-related traumatic brain injury is worried that parents, players and coaches may underestimate how easy it can be to suffer a brain injury in other sports.