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Palliative and Terminal Sedation Near the End of Life

Some patients spend the remainder of their time on earth under sedation. The drip of an IV provides lorazepam or some other powerful sedative to calm a patient who perhaps no longer has their faculties but is often agitated and in a lot of pain. 330 more words

Palliative Care

Anual MRI

Since the surprise from the results of the first MRI, when Clara was 9 months old, that anxiety was always there on the other two times Clara was submitted to this exam. 259 more words

Medical Facts

Counting sheep by Daphne Jaaback

To sleep ,perchance to dream

Sleep does need a scheme

Some  do  count the sheep

A seamless dream to reap

Another plan have I

As in bed I lie… 74 more words


Smiles Should be Painless

Sedation dentistry has afforded our office the opportunity to welcome in a large number of patients that had previously stayed away from the dentist for a long long time. 578 more words


It’s not uncommon to experience some nervousness in the dental chair before having a dental procedure performed. Unfortunately, some patients are literally terrified of the dental chair and don’t get the treatment they need because of debilitating fear. 325 more words

Female Dentist