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Sports Injury Care At M.D. Express

If you have ever played sports, you have probably heard the terms "sprain" and "strain." It is quite easy to confuse the two, especially since they share such similar names. The truth is that they are quite similar except for the fact that they involve different body parts. In the event of a sprain or [...]

By |2019-06-05T10:14:34-04:00July 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Sports Injury Care At M.D. Express

M.D. Express Urgent Care Among Yorktown’s Best

M.D. Express Urgent Care is pleased to announce that they have received the Peninsula Bronze award in the Urgent Care category in the Yorktown, VA area! Coastal Virginia Magazine’s annual “Best of” contest took place over the course of 3 months, during which time nominations and votes were tallied to find the best of all [...]

By |2019-06-03T16:56:15-04:00July 1st, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on M.D. Express Urgent Care Among Yorktown’s Best

Why Tetanus Shots Are Necessary

Summertime represents fun days in the sun with cookouts, games in the backyard, and other outdoor activities. Occasionally we can get cuts or scrapes during our adventures, and sometimes those injuries can become infected or require medical intervention. You should ensure you and your family all keep your tetanus shots up-to-date in case of an [...]

By |2019-05-21T16:10:47-04:00June 28th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Why Tetanus Shots Are Necessary

M.D. Express Provides A Great Choice For Treatment

If you have an injury or aren't feeling quite right, consider choosing your local M.D. Express Urgent Care first. M.D. Express Urgent Care is perfect for non-life threatening situations. You'll generally receive faster treatment in a less crowded environment than going to the local hospital. Emergency rooms are your answer when you have a life [...]

By |2019-05-21T16:05:52-04:00June 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on M.D. Express Provides A Great Choice For Treatment

Hernias: Types, Symptoms, and When to Seek Urgent Care

A hernia is what happens when part of an internal organ or fatty tissue protrudes through the muscle or tissue that usually contains it. In most cases, hernias happen due to a strained or weakened muscle that starts to tear. Symptoms of a hernia can be mistaken for other things but M.D. Express Urgent Care [...]

By |2019-05-29T11:49:21-04:00June 1st, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Hernias: Types, Symptoms, and When to Seek Urgent Care

Mid-Atlantic Tick Season: What You Need to Know

Tick-Borne Illnesses According to the Center for Disease of Control and Prevention (CDC.gov) May through July is the time of year when most tick bites occur. Those in the Mid-Atlantic area at a high risk. While there are multiple variations of ticks, not all of them cause issues. Let's take a quick look at the [...]

By |2019-05-29T10:02:11-04:00May 28th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Mid-Atlantic Tick Season: What You Need to Know

When To Choose M.D. Express Urgent Care

Trying to decide what type of care to seek for yourself, your child, or your loved one can be confusing, particularly when you're trying to decide if you should seek care from your primary physician, urgent care, or the ER. While M.D Express Urgent Care shouldn't replace your primary physician, it can be a great [...]

By |2019-04-09T10:04:23-04:00May 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on When To Choose M.D. Express Urgent Care

Dehydration: Know the Symptoms, Avoid the Risk

If you are feeling thirsty, satisfy your body with a refreshing drink of water!  Our bodies are comprised of roughly 75 percent water.  The fluid balance in our cells keeps our bodies functioning healthily.  Throughout the day, we lose fluids naturally as we breathe, sweat, urinate, and defecate.  Replenishing fluids is as simple as sipping [...]

By |2019-04-09T09:48:55-04:00May 1st, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Dehydration: Know the Symptoms, Avoid the Risk

Skip The Emergency Room With M.D. Express!

If you're dealing with a medical issue outside of regular business hours or if you don't have a primary care physician, then you might think that you should head straight to the emergency room. However, you do have another option: going to an M.D. Express urgent care facility. Of course, the emergency room is the [...]

By |2019-03-14T12:36:00-04:00April 28th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Skip The Emergency Room With M.D. Express!

Don’t Let Seasonal Allergies Slow You Down

You feel a tickle in your nose, your eyes begin to water, and then suddenly, "AAAHHHCHOO!"  As spring approaches, your body may react to new allergens in your environment. An allergen is typically a harmless substance, yet sometimes allergens such as pollen, mold, or pet dander trigger your immune system to respond with an allergic [...]

By |2019-03-14T12:19:59-04:00April 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Don’t Let Seasonal Allergies Slow You Down