On the Night before Christmas

Is Santa a good example of a Healthy Lifestyle? Carla Hay-Perdue, DNP, APRN, FNP, ANP-BC, NC-BC Community Education Coordinator/ Family Nurse Practitioner at Palo Pinto General Hospital December 22, 2021   On the Night before Christmas, Children everywhere are...

Lungs

Healthy Lung Month Carla Hay-Perdue, DNP, APRN, FNP, ANP-BC, NC-BC Community Education Coordinator/ Family Nurse Practitioner at Palo Pinto General Hospital October 19, 2021   Did you know that humans breathe in about 11,000 liters of air a day? To easily do...

Pain Awareness

September is Pain Awareness Month!    Carla Hay-Perdue, DNP, APRN, FNP, ANP-BC, NC-BC Community Education Coordinator/ Family Nurse Practitioner at Palo Pinto General Hospital September 1, 2021  Chronic pain is one of the most challenging conditions to experience...

Sepsis

Sepsis Carla Hay-Perdue, DNP, APRN, FNP, ANP-BC, NC-BC Community Education Coordinator/ Family Nurse Practitioner at Palo Pinto General Hospital September 27, 2021     Did you know that 1 in 5 deaths globally is associated with sepsis. What is Sepsis? ...

Healthy You in 2022

Healthy You in 2022  Carla Hay-Perdue, DNP, APRN, FNP, ANP-BC, NC-BC Community Education Coordinator/ Family Nurse Practitioner at Palo Pinto General Hospital December 31, 2021    The life expectancy of an American born today is about 78.2 years. We are amazed...

Importance of Vaccines

The Importance of Vaccines  Carla Hay-Perdue, DNP, APRN, FNP, ANP-BC, NC-BC Community Education Coordinator/ Family Nurse Practitioner at Palo Pinto General Hospital August 17, 2021  Imagine a world without vaccines! I do! I had chickenpox, Measles, Rubella, &...