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Practicing smart screen time

Is too much screen time a cause for concern?

July 6, 2023

We spend way too much time on our computers and smartphones. Let’s get more active and social! We have been fully immersed in the world of technology, with jobs requiring hours in front of a computer, communicating with our friends and family via social media sites, or streaming our favorite shows for entertainment. Most of…

Doctor checks for ear infection

Avoid Swimmer’s Ear This Summer

June 29, 2023

Discover how to avoid swimmer’s ear and complications beyond this summer season It’s officially summer which means swimming pools, waterparks, beaches, and all things water fun. Summertime brings fun, but challenges to health can be heightened during this season. Discover how you and your loved ones can avoid swimmer’s ear.  Swimmer’s ear is sometimes only…

Gift of Mental Health

Give the Gift of Health This Father’s Day 

June 15, 2023

Show support for your father or the father figures in your life by acknowledging the importance of men’s mental health and protecting their well-being. Father’s Day is a time to make our fathers and father figures feel special and appreciated for their role as “dad” in our lives. This year, go beyond the typical Father’s…

healthy and safe family

The Family Summer Fun Health & Safety Checklist

June 8, 2023

Discover the tips for a healthy and safe summer for you and your entire family! Summertime means longer days, hotter weather, vacation from work, and no school for kids. During this time, you must keep the health and safety of yourself and your loved ones top of mind. Approximately 25% of medical ER visits occur during…

dehydrated

Am I Dehydrated?

June 1, 2023

medical condition The summertime means sunshine, longer days, outdoor activities, and so much more. While being outdoors is great for the health of the mind and body, it is essential to remember the importance of hydration to ensure you do not become dehydrated. What is dehydration? Simply, dehydration can be thought of as your body…

MeMed BV Test

Topeka ER & Hospital brings MeMed BV Diagnostic Technology to Topeka Community

June 1, 2023

Topeka ER & Hospital is the first ER and hospital in Topeka, KS to adopt the FDA-approved technology that distinguishes viral from bacterial infection in 15 minutes. Media Contact Jami Nichols Director of Marketing jnichols@topekahospital.com For Immediate Release Topeka, KS- May 31, 2023 – Today, Topeka ER & Hospital, a physician-managed hospital designed to provide…

Family Practice Sun Safety

Let’s Have Fun in The Sun

May 25, 2023

Discover the health benefits of sun exposure and find the safest way to enjoy your time in the sun As families gear up and head to the beach or prepare their backyard BBQ for Memorial Day weekend, it is important to remember that health and safety come first. Discover the healthiest and safest way to…

Stitches

The Perfect Stitch

May 18, 2023

When do you need to get stitches, how to care for them, and when to remove them Accidents happen all the time. No matter the age, no matter the place – accidents are expected. Sometimes a simple trip or fall can have a more disastrous effect than a minor cut or scrape that can heal…

Mom receive flowers

The Power of Flowers on Feelings

May 11, 2023

Discover how the gift of flowers can evoke feelings of happiness and promote well-being Mother’s Day is around the corner, and as you grab some last-minute items to celebrate mom with, you may think flowers are too typical or are something she has received too many times. It’s important to note that flowers are the…

patient faints

Why did I faint for no reason?

May 4, 2023

Learn why you may pass out and what to do when it happens When someone faints, it can be alarming and shocking to those around and the person to whom it occurs. Most of the time, fainting is not a major cause for concern, however, sometimes, it can be caused by an underlying medical condition.…