NPO Medical Abbreviation

NPO Medical Abbreviation

NPO Medical Abbreviation: Nothing by mouth is a medical instruction meaning to withhold food and fluids. It is also known as nil per os (NPO or NPO), a Latin phrase that translates literally to English as “nothing through the mouth”. Variants include nil by mouth (NBM), nihil/non/nulla…

What Is Punch Drunk Syndrome

What Is Punch Drunk Syndrome?

Punch drunk syndrome or dementia pugilistica, or boxer’s syndrome is also called chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). This condition is common among boxers. It is caused by head trauma and the condition typically develops about 16 years after the…

4 Essential Post Care Tips after a Root Canal

4 Essential Post Care Tips after a Root Canal

A root canal declaration from the dentist can be the worst of nightmares for anyone. It may be a complicated process but can guarantee teeth health and a great smile for many years to come. The procedure can…

The Best Orthotic Insoles

The Best Orthotic Insoles

Insoles: It’s a good idea to consider arch support when purchasing a new pair of shoes, but sometimes you need a little extra cushioning, especially if you suffer from foot pain. To the rescue: orthotic, which can be…

How Often Can You Donate Blood

How Often Can You Donate Blood?

How Often Can You Donate Blood? you must wait for a minimum of 56 days between whole blood donations. You must wait at least 7 days after donating blood before you can donate platelets. After an automated double…

Weak Chin - Causes and Surgery

Weak Chin – Causes and Surgery

Weak Chin: When it comes to improving facial features, the chin often plays second fiddle to the nose. Reshaping the nose can indeed dramatically improve a person’s appearance. However, having performed facial plastic surgery in Hawaii for over…