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Side Effects of Lidocaine Injection!

Sold under a range of brand names including Akten, Lidoderm and Glydo; Lidocaine is used as cream, gel or patch to numb the skin and restrict pain. In some cases, lidocaine can also be administered through injection. Lidocaine is administered as i...

Ease the pain of Insulin Injections

If you’re diabetic and have been put on insulin by your doctor, you understand, insulin injections are going to be painful. Since, you may have to be injected every day, even twice a day at times, it’s not imperative for you to bear the pain. We ...

10 Strategies to Deal with Your Injection Fear

Did you know? Nearly 50 million Americans have the fear of injection, which is also known as Trypanophobia or Vaccinophobia. In fact, it is one of top ten American’s fears despite the fact that vaccination is done within 20 seconds. If you ar...

How to Reduce Intramuscular and Subcutaneous Injection Pain

Nobody likes to be pricked by an injection. Size of the needle, no matter how big or small it is, sends a shiver down our spine. Unfortunately for women undergoing infertility treatment injections becomes a part of the process as they sometimes are r...

How to Get Rid of Warts on Hands

Because of their troublesome nature, there are likewise a few different reasons why warts ought to be dispensed with. Warts ought to be expelled as they are infection transporters. In that capacity, it won't take any longer for it to spread. Also, yo...

How to perform intravenous cannulation?

Intravenous (IV) cannulation is technical process to place a cannula, a flexible tube with crotar needle, inside a vein to gain venous access. The technique is commonly used in health institutions to perform various tests by sampling blood or to admi...

Catheterization: An introduction

You must have seen patients roaming around in hospitals with a flexible tube inserted into their body. It is called catheterization. Catheterization is a medical process in which a tube is inserted into patient’s body to drain urine from his/her bl...

What is Cannulation?

A common medical process found in almost every medical and health institution or clinics that would be cannulation. It’s critical requirement in cases where patients are not able to either remove or receive bodily fluids. Such patients are assisted...

Hemorrhoids: Types and Symptoms!

Among the population ranging from 45 to 75 year, hemorrhoids are fairly common. While there are many who are aware of the most common hemorrhoid symptoms, but others might not be. These can range anything from mild itching to the severe pain and bl...

Permanent make up: All you need to know!

Are you enticed by the term permanent make up? Well it is easy to be, as everyone craves for a beautiful and youthful appearance. But before you get into this, it is highly recommended to gather some information about the procedure. And yes, not to f...