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Lab Testing Appointments to get this Summer

Summertime is a good part of the year to perform annual checkups and other diagnostic lab testing appointments you need to get around to. On top of summer days, vacations, and other breaks in the year, lab testing could be a great way for you to get a second opinion on any potential ailments.

Luckily for […]

By |June 20th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Lab Testing Appointments to get this Summer

How to Prepare for a DOT Physical

Commercial drivers will require a DOT Physical for CDL renewal and ultimately maintaining their trucking career. The good news is that nearby walk-in clinics and urgent care centers can help drivers get DOT physicals on the same day as their visit. However, drivers will still want 

Most drivers will know for sure whether or not they […]

By |June 11th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on How to Prepare for a DOT Physical

The Best Techniques to Control Asthma Symptoms

Asthma is a condition that affects many adults and children. There is no cure for the condition, but your asthma symptoms can be controlled with the right techniques. Asthma control requires close attention and consistency. If you follow these tips you can work towards preventing asthma attacks and reducing the long-term health effects.
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By |May 8th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on The Best Techniques to Control Asthma Symptoms

Why Are Vaccines Important for Pediatric Health?

You’ve likely heard to recent debates surrounding pediatric vaccines. From claims that they cause autism to uncertainty as to why they’re needed, many new questions have worked their way to the surface of the conversation. If you’re a parent or caregiver, it’s important that you understand why vaccines matter, how they work, and if they’re […]

By |April 16th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Why Are Vaccines Important for Pediatric Health?

How Does Urgent Care Support Pediatric Health Needs?

Parents have a difficult job of protecting the health and safety of their child. Sometimes, even with the best prevention, accidents and illness still occur. Parents that have a sick or injured child are in for a scary experience. That fear leaves parents unsure of how to treat the child and in many cases, leads […]

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Vaccine Fast Facts 101: What You Should Know

Vaccines are incredibly important for developing young children’s immune system against infectious diseases and for improving immunity from dangerous viruses and bacteria.

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) explain that vaccinations are necessary for children and young adults (13-18) to develop immunity from diseases including measles, rubella, mumps, tetanus, and hepatitis. Without these key vaccinations the spread […]

By |March 18th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Vaccine Fast Facts 101: What You Should Know

STD Testing Basics: When to Get Screened

Most adults will require an STD (sexually transmitted disease) test or screening throughout their life. In 2017, nearly 2.2 million adults reported cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis as more cases of these STD grew year-to-year.

Additionally, most adults that are sexually active already have a high risks of contracting at least one STD in their […]

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Vaping Healthcare Risks for Teens and Youth:

As you may have heard, “vaping” or the consumption of e-cigarettes is growing immensely in popularity among teenagers and young adults.

Nearly 11 percent of high school seniors, 8 percent of 10th graders, and 3.5 percent of eighth-graders have tried e-cigarettes or frequently use e-cigarettes, according to data gathered by Yale School of Medicine. These […]

By |February 25th, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Vaping Healthcare Risks for Teens and Youth:

A 2019 Chronic Care Checklist: Prevent and Screen Regularly!

2019 has just started, but it may be time to start thinking about the best ways to prevent or treat a chronic disease.

Nearly six out of ten Americans have at least one chronic condition, according to the CDC. This means that every person has a significant risk of developing a chronic condition.

Chronic diseases […]

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When should you use an Urgent Care over the Emergency Room?

Injuries, illnesses, and other unexpected medical events can derail your normal life. In most instances, you’ll want and need medical treatment ASAP for whatever your ailment is.

But most people may have trouble deciding when their medical situation is “urgent” or a full-on “medical emergency.” These terms confuse many patients requiring healthcare services since they […]

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