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When Should I Call Poison Control?

When Should I Call Poison Control?

Poison Control is an invaluable resource that could save a life in your household! When you hear the word poison, you may envision a mad scientist's lab, the villain in your favorite mystery novel, or a large and obvious skull …

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Five Water Safety Tips for Children

Five Water Safety Tips for Children

When in or around the water, it's important that safety comes first. Enjoying the pool, lake or beach can be the perfect solution to the season's hot, humid days. However, to make sure summer fun isn't spoiled by possible dangers, …

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Medical Center Arlington Designated Level III Trauma Facility by the Texas Department of State Heath Services and Earns an “A” in Patient Safety by Hospital Safety Score

Medical Center Arlington Designated Level III Trauma Facility by the Texas Department of State Heath Services and Earns an “A” in Patient Safety by Hospital Safety Score

Medical Center Arlington trauma center has been designated as a Level III Trauma Facility by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS).  MCA is the only designated trauma hospital in Arlington. The DSHS trauma designation program promotes the regional …

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Pregnancy Pains: When to Worry

Pregnancy Pains: When to Worry

Some pregnancy pains are common, while others are cause for concern. Pregnancy will commonly bring with it aches and pains. While some are the result of weight gain, hormonal changes, ligaments stretching, organs moving to make room for your growing …

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Ways to Reduce the Chances of an Asthma Attack

Ways to Reduce the Chances of an Asthma Attack

Take steps to reduce your risk of an asthma attack and you'll breathe easier. Do you live with asthma? Approximately 25 million Americans do, according to the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology. While the disease can't be cured, it can be …

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How to Talk to Your Teen about Tanning

How to Talk to Your Teen about Tanning

Recent statistics show that teens are at a higher risk of skin cancer than ever. Find out how to talk to your teen about tanning. While most cancer rates are on the decline, skin cancer rates continue to increase for …

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Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke: What’s the Connection?

Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke: What’s the Connection?

Find out how atrial fibrillation can cause serious complications including stroke. Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common type of irregular heartbeat or arrhythmia, and a condition that can cause complications as serious as stroke. Understanding Atrial Fibrillation When someone suffers from AF, …

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Five Important Facts To Know About Drinking Alcohol

Five Important Facts To Know About Drinking Alcohol

Before you raise your glass, know these five important facts about drinking alcohol. How much do you know about drinking alcohol? No, we're not talking about red wine versus white wine or how to pair beer with foods. In honor …

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Why Should I Have My Infant Vaccinated?

Why Should I Have My Infant Vaccinated?

There are important reasons to have your infant vaccinated. Are you wondering just why you should have your infant vaccinated? In honor of National Infant Immunization Week, here are some of the important reasons your infant should get his or her …

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How Do I Teach My Child To Warm Up Before Sports?

How Do I Teach My Child To Warm Up Before Sports?

Know what to do in order to prevent your little athlete from getting hurt. Warming up is essential when it comes to┬ápreventing sports injuries. But how do you teach that to children who are ready and raring to go and …

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