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It’s been over eight months now since the COVID-19 VIRUS hit the United States of America. When President Trumps Coronavirus Task Force first informed us about the virus, we were told...

I hope you all had a happy and healthy Easter Sunday last week. Since I am a Respiratory Therapist; I decided to write today’s article about keeping your lungs healthy. Especially...

It may not seem like it, but laughter is one of the best medications we can self prescribe.  It’s true that laughter is the best medicine and making jokes actually has...

In today’s Self Care Sundays series I want to address mental health for everyone. During this time across the world, mental health care should be addressed not just for those already...

Today I read this article posted by Tom Mower President of Sisel International.  As a heathcare worker I feel that it is my duty to share information with others about the...

SPRING IS HERE! Most people love spring, unless they have allergies or asthma and allergies. Plants are blooming, most people look forward to the temperature is rising . Unless one has...

Choosing a home health care agency for your loved one can be overwhelming. Shopping for one there are certain factors I recommend as a health care professional. You want your loved...

Welcome to my first in a series called “Respiratory Round Up. Twenty seven years ago I became a Respiratory Therapist. When I was a child I can remember my own hospital...

As a respiratory therapist I feel it is my calling, duty or whatever you want to call it to help bring awareness of lung diseases to others. Could you have COPD? ...

‚ÄčOver the last twenty five years I’ve learned how to separate empathy for patients and having sympathy for their situations .   Exactly what are the two and how are they...