Pain medications at the dental office.

Pain medications at the dental office.

Today in the dental office Pops – Dr. Medina to most of you- and I started talking about drugs. I was telling pops that as an ER nurse, I have about 30 drugs I give out regularly. From heart attacks to rashes, abdominal pain to migraines, I’d say everything gets treated with approximately 30 meds. Pops said he has his favorite 10. I asked him to tell me more, and found out about the BIG THREE. Obviously all pain medications given at the dental office are designed for short term pain relief only, while treatment is provided. If you come to the dental office for big pain- usually a toothache- Dr. Medina could give you the BIG THREE. These three … Continue reading →

Even Catherine the Great had a toothache.

A book review from Seasons of Smiles Dental . Had my audible.com account been hacked into?!?!?!? “Catherine the Great – Portrait of a Woman“???!!! Previous purchases have been along the lines of “Team Seal Six“. “Catherine the Great” . . . Not something I would ever buy, but there it was, number one on my list of books to listen to. Not only that, but it took two precious tokens to purchase. Upon investigating, I found out that my older sister had gone through my recent purchases of audiobooks and decided that my reading list needed to be elevated. Just a tad bit too lowbrow. The new book by Pulitzer-winning biographer Robert K. Massie was needed. Older sister leads, little … Continue reading →