Tag Archives: surgery

Jan
9
2013
Mom With Kid At The Doctor.

Q1. What’s the best way to explain to a child what will happen to them while they’re asleep during surgery, especially the fact that the doctor will be “opening them … More…

Dec
19
2012
pediatric anesthesiologist, katheryn delpizzo, MD

Q1. How does pediatric anesthesiology differ from anesthesia for adults? Is there one type that’s used more commonly in children? A pediatric anesthesiologist is an anesthesiologist (an M.D.) with specialized … More…

Dec
10
2012
bigstock-Woman-And-Her-Mother-Talking-I-13885934

When you are recovering from surgery, no matter what type of procedure it was, it can be challenging. While physical discomfort can be addressed with medication, the way you position … More…

Dec
7
2012
Healthy eating

After surgery, your body requires a higher amount of energy and protein for the healing process. For this reason it is not an ideal time to attempt to lose weight. … More…