This comprehensive, accessible home reference guide addresses a wide range of health concerns-as only a nurse who knows the inside story on healthcare can. From headaches to ankle sprains, asthma to zinc remedies, this authoritative resource reveals what everyone needs to know in order to get healthy-and stay that way. The book features hundreds of tips on easing symptoms, promoting healing, following a treatment plan, and solving both the big and small problems that arise when someone is sick, hurt, or in pain. Readers will discover how to: an Treat everyday health complaints and minor injuries an Heal faster after an injury an Get the best results from medicines while reducing side effects an Recover more comfortably at home after outpatient surgeryA spoonful of apple-sauce or yogurt helps the medicine go down, and if you momentarily slip any pill in just before you ... that strong prescription pain medicines can also contain acetaminophen, including Lortab, Percocet, Tylox, and Vicodin. ... You could easily overdose because you can forget how much you a#39;ve taken.
|Title||:||What Nurses Know and Doctors Don't Have Time to Tell You|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2004-06-01|