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

Cold vs. the Flu: Which is Which?

Image courtesy of CDC. Cold vs. Flu So, you’re lacking energy, you’ve got some chest discomfort, and you’ve been sneezing. How on earth do you determine if the ailment you’re suffering from is due to a cold vs. the flu? After all, both cold and flu share the same symptoms; however, there are [...]

By |2019-08-12T15:32:37-04:00October 1st, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Cold vs. the Flu: Which is Which?

Most Common Sports Injuries

Many participate in sports, whether it is hitting the gym after work or playing for fun in their backyard. Exercising while playing a sport is very beneficial to your health. However, sometimes injuries happen, no matter how hard we try to prevent them. The severity of an injury can range from minor to serious and [...]

By |2019-07-19T14:57:35-04:00September 28th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Most Common Sports Injuries

Asthma: What It Is & How To Deal With It

What is Asthma? Asthma is difficulty breathing due to your airways swelling, narrowing, and producing extra mucus. This can cause coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath. It can range in severity from a mild nuisance to a life-threatening condition. Different treatments and symptom awareness can make living with asthma a more manageable experience. Warning Signs [...]

By |2019-07-19T14:23:48-04:00September 16th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Asthma: What It Is & How To Deal With It