12016Jul
Healthy Living:  Firework Safety

Healthy Living: Firework Safety

July 4, 2016, marks the United States’ 240th anniversary since it declared independence from Great Britain. Indiana Physician Group understands the meaning and importance of this holiday, but we want to help you be as safe as you can this Independence Day. One of the leading causes of emergency room visits on Independence Day is by…

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162016Jun
Healthy Living:  Dealing With Bee Stings

Healthy Living: Dealing With Bee Stings

Severe bee-sting allergies are not as common as one may think. Approximately two out of every 1,000 people have a severe reaction to bee stings. Regardless, if bees happen occupy the area, try to avoid them and learn the proper way to treat a bee sting and someone who shows symptoms of a severe reaction. Avoiding bee…

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102016Jun
Healthy Living:  How To Perform CPR

Healthy Living: How To Perform CPR

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a lifesaving technique that can be extremely useful in emergency situations, such as heart attacks or near drownings. Approximately 75 to 80 percent of all cardiac arrests happen in the home, and CPR conducted by a bystander can double a victim’s chance of survival. CPR is an important technique to learn because…

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62016Jun
Healthy Living:  How to Avoid and Manage Tick Bites

Healthy Living: How to Avoid and Manage Tick Bites

Summer is a great time for outdoor activities, such as walking through the woods or doing outdoor maintenance, but it is always important to steer clear of ticks. Ticks are tiny parasites that live by consuming the blood of mammals, humans included. Ticks can carry diseases, such as Lyme disease, and should be removed from the body…

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262016May
Healthy Living:  Memorial Day Safety Tips

Healthy Living: Memorial Day Safety Tips

Memorial Day is a holiday to remember those who lost their lives serving our country, but it is also a time to gather with family and friends for outdoor fun. Although it is a time for gatherings and enjoyment, it is still a time to practice caution and safety, as well. While celebrating the long weekend, remember…

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232016May
Healthy Living:  Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Healthy Living: Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Living with type 1 diabetes is not always easy, but with a great amount of responsibility, proper diet, an active lifestyle, and a reasonable amount of care, a healthy lifestyle is always within reach. Responsibility plays a major role for diabetes management. Blood sugar checks, insulin injections, proper meals, and exercise all require excellent time-management…

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