• “Rebuilding a network is a brick-by-brick process … “

    “Rebuilding a network is a brick-by-brick process … “

    Ask The NP is all about empowering YOU and answering all the shit you are too scared to ask your MD! And in order to continue giving YOU the information and knowledge you deserve, we gotta take a MINI break, reset goals, and come back bigger, badder, and bolder than ever! Sometimes it’s important to […]

  • The Ariana Grande concert terror attack impacts you

    The Ariana Grande concert terror attack impacts you

    You might not have any direct connection to this latest terror attack, but it impacts you. It impacts all of us, but maybe not in the ways that you think … (PS – Don’t forget to like, follow, subscribe here on the blog and on your favorite social media @AskTheNP!)  

  • “I’m thinking about Botox for my scrotum …”

    “I’m thinking about Botox for my scrotum …”

    There’s even a name for this! Scrotox. Kinda clever, eh? And the number of men who are injecting the neurotoxin botulism into their naughty bits is growing exponentially every year. A few are doing it for medical reasons (it can help big time if you’ve got schweaty balls) but most are doing it purely for […]

  • “Can too much caffeine REALLY be deadly?”

    “Can too much caffeine REALLY be deadly?”

    Yup. And you might be surprised at just how little caffeine it may take for some people to experience serious health consequences. I break it down in today’s Daily Dose!   PS – Don’t forget to like, follow, subscribe here on the blog and on your favorite social media @AskTheNP!

  • “What is this about Ibuprofen giving me a heart attack?!”

    “What is this about Ibuprofen giving me a heart attack?!”

    Just because you can get yer paws on any number of over-the-counter drugs without prescription does not mean that they come without risk. And that six Ibuprofen-a-day habit you have for your back pain just might be putting you at 50% higher risk of having a heart attack. WHAT?! Yup…  

  • “I don’t understand what you do as a Nurse Practitioner?”

    “I don’t understand what you do as a Nurse Practitioner?”

    I got to hang out with a bunch of new friends and old this weekend, it was MUCH needed! But even some of the old friends had questions about what exactly I do as a Nurse Practitioner. Surprisingly, most folks think that what I do on a daily basis is what nurses do. And it’s […]

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