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When Is Chest Pain Dangerous?

Introduction Chest pain is an extremely common presenting complain in virtually all healthcare settings and can be caused by a wide range of conditions which range from musculoskeletal disorders to potentially life-threatening issues like ischemic heart disease. Chest pain comprises approximately 5-10% of all emergency department visits. In this article, we will be reviewing the […]

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When Should I Stay Home?

Do you think you are coming down with the symptoms of the flu or a cold? Are you wondering if you are contagious and should you go to work? When Should You Stay Home? It is recommended by the Center for Disease Control that if you are sick (and especially if it is during the […]