What You Need to Know About Prostate Health and Cancer Awareness

There are over 3 million men in the U.S. that are living with prostate health issues--including prostate cancer--and it is one of the most common cancers among men. A future diagnosis will affect 1 in 9 men in their lifetime, so chances are you will know of someone close to you that will be helped [...]

By |2019-12-13T13:51:28-05:00January 15th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Prostate Health and Cancer Awareness

When Are Stitches Absolutely Necessary?

Cuts and scrapes are commonplace in our busy lives, and while most can be treated at home with simple means, sometimes these injuries require medical intervention to stop blood loss, close the wound, or prevent infection. Determining when a laceration or an abrasion will require stitches can be a tricky matter. M.D. Express Urgent Care [...]

By |2019-12-13T12:36:37-05:00January 1st, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on When Are Stitches Absolutely Necessary?

 Tips to Stay Healthy During Cold Weather Months

Even if you're a health-conscious person who watches their diet and exercises, colder months can have you sitting inside watching TV eating junk food. It becomes an easy habit to fall into. Some people find themselves gaining weight and being sick often for ignoring simple practices that can keep your health at its prime. In [...]

By |2019-11-20T15:04:59-05:00December 23rd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on  Tips to Stay Healthy During Cold Weather Months

Choose Urgent Care This Holiday Season

While the Christmas season can be a beautiful time of year for seeing old friends, far-away family, and participating in fun, festive activities, it's also a time when sickness or injury can come calling. Throughout most of the year, this wouldn't be an issue, as your regular family physician's office is generally available. But this [...]

By |2019-11-20T15:12:16-05:00December 13th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Choose Urgent Care This Holiday Season

How to Eat Healthy During The Holidays

You've been working hard at staying in shape with exercise and eating healthy foods. But the holidays will be here soon, and you know you'll be tempted to eat all of your favorite meals without restraint. You want to enjoy the holidays without sacrificing the success you made so far. Here are some ways you [...]

By |2019-09-19T10:08:07-04:00November 22nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on How to Eat Healthy During The Holidays

Getting Holiday Care After Hours

It's the holiday season! We just wrapped up with the Halloween festivities, and now we're into November, which brings us Thanksgiving, followed by Christmas in December! Holidays are great...until you need to see a doctor. Many doctors' offices are closed on and around the major holidays, not to mention evenings and weekends throughout the year as well. [...]

By |2019-09-30T10:04:47-04:00November 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Getting Holiday Care After Hours

Your Flu Shot Info Guide

Flu season is back! Excited? Perhaps not, but with dropping temperatures, falling leaves, and a fast-approaching holiday season, it's all too obvious that the flu is on its way, too. Just because it's flu season doesn't mean your fun is ruined. Rather, getting a flu shot reduces your risk of getting the flu by up [...]

By |2019-09-19T10:02:22-04:00November 1st, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Your Flu Shot Info Guide

Avoid Halloween Injuries with These 3 Tips

Halloween is supposed to be a fun-filled holiday; however, Halloween injuries are always possible. Hidden dangers come as a disguise during this Halloween, and it’s therefore essential to take an extra measure to ensure your safety. An injury will most likely ruin your holiday. The good news, however, is that most accidents that occur during [...]

By |2019-08-15T14:29:22-04:00October 28th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Avoid Halloween Injuries with These 3 Tips

The Benefits of Using Urgent Care

You are experiencing an urgent medical issue, and you can't get an appointment soon enough with your primary doctor. Now you need to decide if you should go to the emergency room, or to an urgent care center. Here are some of the benefits of using urgent care. Comprehensive Care The American Academy of Urgent [...]

By |2019-08-12T16:39:45-04:00October 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on The Benefits of Using Urgent Care