Temperature measurement is a method to take a person's temperature and determine whether it is within a normal range. A high temperature is a
In the past, a glass thermometer filled with mercury was used to measure body temperature. However, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends against using mercury thermometers because the glass can break, and mercury is poisonous.
Electronic thermometers are most commonly used and recommended. The...Read more
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Now that I'm showing, a lot, I get hit with a gazillion questions every day. Most of the questions come from complete strangers. The most... Read more »
Everyone runs a high temperature after a surgery. It is part of the body's normal healing response. But infections after surgery can also cause a... Read more »