Here's the grand finale of Respiratory Care Week. Just keep breathin'! Good luck not getting this stuck in your head, but hey you'll learn the respiratory system. https://youtu.be/m-vJc1olyec Respiratory therapy. You may think it's easy, but it's SNOT!
If you or your child have been prescribed a nebulizer compressor, you may have some questions like; how to use it, and what is the difference between a nebulizer and an inhaler. Hopefully this will answer all questions you may have and help make you a nebulizer pro. So what is a nebulizer compressor? A … Continue reading Neb Compressor 101
1. A person usually breathes an average of 13 pints of air every minute. That's a lot of air exchange in one day. 2. Lungs aren’t the same size. To make room for the heart, the right lung is larger than the left lung. 3. Lungs float on water. No matter how hard we exhale, our lungs will … Continue reading Respiratory Fun Facts
It's October, so that means it's time to celebrate Respiratory Care week. Respiratory Therapy is a career that is often unappreciated or sometimes even completely unknown. I made it almost completely through nursing school, before I discovered this beautifully wonderful field that lets me be a "diaphragm and up" kind of gal. As most RT's … Continue reading The Respiratory Therapist is There…