Author Archives: Kim Gilchrist, APRN-C

About Kim Gilchrist, APRN-C

I am an advanced practice registered nurse in Pediatrics with Via Christi Clinic.

Spring break travel tips to keep you safe

With spring break right around the corner there are several things we should all remember: 

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Whooping cough

Whooping cough, also known as pertussis, is becoming more prevalent here in the state of Kansas. Just this week alone there have been at least 8 cases in a Riley county. This is not the first episode of whooping cough … Continue reading

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Using a humidifier

Humidifiers can be especially useful during the winter or dry seasons to help moisten the air and alleviate symptoms due to dryness such as dry or bloody noses, dry or sore throat, chapped lips and dry skin. It also helps … Continue reading

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