A Bit More Healthy Archive February 2012

Clearing Confusion Over Confusional Migraines

Clearing Confusion Over Confusional Migraines

Adult onset confusional migraines have been documented.

HEALTH There are three primary classifications of migraines and headaches with several subcategories. Migraines are not always preceded by an aura. Some migraines may not include headache. Acute confusional migraine is considered a rare migraine variant primarily seen in children and adolescents. However, adults present similar symptoms.

A Strong Frame For Two Equally Powerful Posters

A Strong Frame For Two Equally Powerful Posters

An anodized aluminum frame with interchangeable posters.

DECOR Medical offices have limited wall space. Faced with dozens of pertinent anatomy posters, doctors often narrow their choices to one or two per examination room or hospital patient room. Did you know it's possible to double your wall space without a building contractor?

What Is Non-Blood Medical Management?

What Is Non-Blood Medical Management?

Jehovah’s Witnesses are perhaps some of the best educated e-Patients.

EPATIENT This quality poster goes further than displaying the nearly ubiquitous "no-blood" headline cranked out on desktop printers, it identifies blood components and assures quality health care with transfusion alternatives.

Sight Poster Now Includes Snellen Chart

Sight Poster Now Includes Snellen Chart

Enjoy the eye chart viewed as a work of art.

DECOR Admire it. Frame it. Hang it in a gallery but by all means, don't test anyone's vision with it. The Sight poster celebrates the gift of sight with a prominent pupil that is half mechanical and half human. Superimposed over it are words that share in common corrective vision, optical disease, anatomy and family.

The Most Beautiful Poster To Grace Your Wall is Also Most Important

The Most Beautiful Poster To Grace Your Wall is Also Most Important

Patients size up doctors with off-the-wall statements.

EPATIENT Some statements are off the wall and others are on the wall. Hanging an anatomical heart poster says something about a physician's field of study but intimates no feelings for patients.

Poll: Where Posters Are Displayed

Poll: Where Posters Are Displayed

An exam room is no place for bare walls.

DECOR Anatomy posters are often hung in medical exam rooms. Though poll demographics are incomplete, depending upon office decor, posters can be placed in other areas.

Poll: Is Mastectomy A Deal Breaker?

Poll: Is Mastectomy A Deal Breaker?

Is love thicker than subcutaneous tissues and fat cells?

HEALTH Is a woman's elevated concern over the loss of love above the loss of her own breast irrational? Take part in this poll to provide insight to others in similar situations.