When Should You Go to the Hospital for High Blood Pressure?

blood pressure cuff showing a normal reading
High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a widespread health concern that affects millions of individuals. It’s often referred to as the “silent killer” because it can quietly damage your body for years before symptoms become evident. Understanding when high blood pressure warrants a trip to the hospital is crucial for…

Is Dizziness a Symptom of COVID-19?

woman suffering with dizziness
Is dizziness a symptom of COVID-19? Our understanding of the COVID-19 virus continues to expand, and beyond the well-documented respiratory symptoms, an array of less common symptoms has emerged. One such symptom is dizziness. While COVID-19 was initially characterized primarily by fever, cough, and difficulty breathing, it has become increasingly…

How Are Hypertension, Heart Disease, and Stroke Related?

man experiencing chest pains, likely from heart disease
When discussing cardiovascular health, the question of how hypertension, heart disease, and stroke are related often arises. Understanding how these three conditions are connected is vital for prevention, early detection, and effective management of cardiovascular disease. By shedding light on these relationships, we hope to empower you with the knowledge…

When Should I Go to the Hospital for a Fever?

feverish woman reading a thermometer
Fevers can be scary for adults and children alike, especially if you are unsure what degree of fever constitutes an emergency. During the low points of your illness, you may wonder, “When should I go to the hospital for a fever?”  While some fevers can be managed at home, there…

How Do You Know When You Need Stitches?

hand with stitches
Accidents happen, and while most minor cuts can be treated at home, some need to be treated more seriously. How do you know when you need stitches? Determining whether a cut needs stitches or can heal on its own can be a challenging task. By understanding the signs, examining the…

Can Dehydration Cause Dizziness?

woman heavily sweating outdoors
When it comes to our health, staying adequately hydrated is essential. Water plays a vital role in various bodily functions, including maintaining temperature, aiding digestion, and supporting overall well-being. One common question that arises is, “Can dehydration cause dizziness?” In this blog, we will explore the connection between dehydration and…

December Employee Spotlight 2022 – Nathan Willis

December Spotlight Nathan Willis
December Employee Spotlight 2022 Celebrating the Achievements of Nathan Willis! This month we wanted to highlight the extraordinary career of Nathan Willis, our Regional Director of Facilities Management. The role of a director of facilities management is complex and touches most aspects of our work environment. For example, it’s Nathan’s…