First Aid Skills for Families

April 15, 2022

Whether your family is small or large, knowing some basic first aid is crucial for staying healthy together. Accidents can happen anywhere, and with these valuable skills, you are more prepared to treat injuries in adults or children. Below are a few simple first aid skills for families to know. 1.Treating a Nosebleed Nosebleeds are one of the most common issues in young children. Luckily, they are generally not serious and simply take a ...

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What is Causing My Seasonal Asthma?

April 15, 2022

If you’ve noticed asthma symptoms worsening at certain times of the year, you probably have seasonal asthma. There are a lot of indoor and outdoor allergens that can trigger an allergic asthma reaction. If you experience seasonal asthma, keep reading to learn what may be causing it - and what you can do about it. Symptoms of Seasonal Asthma Sufferers of seasonal asthma may experience a variety of symptoms. The primary ones include: Coughing Wheezing ...

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How Can I Treat Pharyngitis at Home?

March 1, 2022

Pharyngitis, often referred to as a sore throat, can cause pain in the neck, in the back of the mouth, and/or the tongue. This unpleasant symptom often occurs concurrent with other symptoms of illness. Many patients are concerned when they suffer from a sore throat and wonder how they can treat this issue at home. The following informational article examines potential causes of a sore throat, at-home tips for relief, and reveals when patients ...

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First Aid Skills to Help with Urgent Injuries!

March 1, 2022

It is important to seek medical attention if you or someone around you suffers from an accident that results in injury. The issue is that many accidents require immediate care before healthcare professionals arrive or before you can get to a medical center. First aid skills are critical pieces of knowledge that can potentially prevent complications from an injury. The following information was developed to help you know what you should do in the event ...

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How Urgent Care Centers Provide Safe Treatment and Lower COVID-19 Risks

December 9, 2021

COVID-19 has impacted our world in a countless number of ways. One of the less commonly talked about changes we’ve experienced is how aware the general public is of safety in a healthcare setting. Before COVID-19, you never had to worry if it was worth the risk of getting sick to get the medical care that you need. If you’ve suddenly become very aware of the COVID-19 risk in a medical setting, you ...

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COVID-19 and Influenza Differences: FAQ

December 9, 2021

Influenza is something that can occur at any time of the year, but peak flu season typically happens during the fall and winter. This flu season you don’t just have to worry about the flu though! COVID-19 cases are continuing to rise, so how can you tell the difference? Do They Have the Same Symptoms? COVID-19 and the flu share many of the same symptoms. It’s important to note that not everyone who ...

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Which Flu Shot Should My Child Get for the Fall 2021 Season?

October 18, 2021

You may not realize, but flu can be a severe illness at a stage. Children are more likely to catch the flu at any time. Children over six months of age can get the flu shot. Moreover, most children over the age of 2 qualify for the nasal spray option. Being a parent, it is your responsibility to get your child vaccinated to protect them from influenza before it affects them. Children may get vaccinated ...

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Why Should I Get My Flu Shot at an Urgent Care Center?

October 18, 2021

Do you know getting your flu shot on time can save your life? After the pandemic, it has become more important to get a flu shot. Note that a flu shot minimizes the risk of contracting the flu to a great extent. The CDC recommends people get flu shots to reduce the severity of flu symptoms and prevent the spread of the virus. Flu vaccines prevent antibodies from extending in the body about two weeks ...

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When should Patients Expect the COVID-19 vaccine?

February 5, 2021

" Researchers working for pharmaceutical companies are racing against the clock to develop a safe and effective vaccine that can eradicate the novel Coronavirus in the US. Currently,  two popular COVID vaccines are available. However, many other vaccines are still under development. The vaccines help teach the immune system to fight the virus by developing antibodies. While there are a few side effects of the virus, they generally subside in a few days. Numerous rumors surround ...

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Flu Shot FAQs for Patients

November 15, 2020

" Getting a flu shot is incredibly important, especially this year with COVID-19 in addition to the regular influenza virus present. The flu vaccine can help patients get immunity to the current versions of the virus and help rule out flu symptoms. Think you’re ready for flu season? Here’s everything you need to know about the flu shot. Should I get a flu shot? According to the CDC, every person older than six months ...

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