Tdap vaccine for expectant mothers

Tdap during pregnancy passes protection to your baby The Tdap vaccine is used for protection against the whooping cough, a serious disease that can be deadly for babies. Unfortunately, babies do not start building their own protection against whooping cough until they begin vaccinations at two months old. Avoid this gap in protection by getting […]

Deep Vein Thrombosis: Causes & Prevention

What is Deep Vein Thrombosis? Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a medical condition that occurs when a blood clot forms in a deep vein. These clots usually develop in the lower leg, thigh, or pelvis, but they can also occur in the arm.(Source: CDC.GOV) How does a clot form in a vein? Clotting is a normal […]