Medication is a common tool used by medical professionals to treat a wide variety of conditions and symptoms of those conditions. When used correctly, pharmaceuticals can have profoundly positive results. Sometimes they can even eliminate symptoms and entirely cure certain medical conditions.
Anesthesia has become a common part of the healthcare industry. It is used to numb the body and relieve sensations that may give way to pain. The administration of anesthesia is very controlled in hopes that a patient receives no more than is necessary to achieve the desired effect.