All Blocked Up? Here Are a Few Sinus Infection Cures

February 27, 2023

A sinus infection, or sinusitis, is a frustrating ailment that causes a runny nose, congestion, swollen and/or itching eyes, a sore throat, headaches, and other symptoms. While there isn’t necessarily a quick sinus infection cure, there are certainly ways that you can ease your discomfort and speed up your recovery.  If you’re suffering from sinusitis, know that you aren’t alone; approximately 90% of patients with colds have an element of viral ...

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The Many Benefits of Visiting an Urgent Care Provider

February 22, 2023

Local urgent care centers in Indian Trail, or family walk-in clinics, offer patients convenient and affordable urgent healthcare services. When you visit a family walk-in clinic, you can expect quick, quality care at a fraction of the cost of your local emergency room.  Emergency rooms tend to be very busy and crowded and are associated with longer waiting times and higher fees. By going to a walk-in doctor’s office for a non-life-threatening illness or injury ...

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Do I Have Bronchitis?

February 15, 2023

If you are experiencing a hacking or barking cough, it might be bronchitis. Upper respiratory infections are common at this time of year, so if you aren’t feeling well, it is important to get diagnosed accurately so you can treat your symptoms and start feeling better. Upper respiratory infections like bronchitis and pneumonia can make you feel pretty crummy, so remember that our AFC Urgent Care Indian Trail team is always here for you ...

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Urgent Care vs Emergency Room: The Key Differences

February 3, 2023

What is an urgent care clinic? And how does it differ from the emergency room? When should you go to the emergency room, and when should you go to an urgent care center? Whatever questions you may have, AFC has the answers.    What Is An Urgent Care Clinic? Urgent care is the level of healthcare that lies between your primary care physician (PCP) and the emergency room. When you go to urgent care, you can ...

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Do I Have Seasonal Affective Disorder?

February 1, 2023

Now that the holidays are over and a new year has begun, the remaining winter season can affect all of us differently. While some of us love the colder temperatures and winter activities, others may struggle with their mental health. Having minor periods of sadness throughout the year is common and usually not a concern for most people, but if you are finding that these periods are getting worse or more persistent in the winter ...

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