Emergency Room Visits

Pikeville Medical Center doctors are urging caution as the summer weather creates more patient visits to the hospital’s emergency department.According to John Fleming, D.O., the department has seen a lot of hiking injuries and ATV injuries among other things.He said staying cautious and being prepared are the best defense against injury. He adds we would definitely want to encourage people to be smart. Use safety measures: seatbelts, helmets, use sunscreen, safety when you’re swimming.

Source: MG News

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