Waiting until the heart of flu season to remember your flu shot is a mistake that a staggeringly high number of people make each year. Experts say that you should try to get your flu shot at least a month before flu season actually begins, but some are recommending getting it even earlier than that. […]
The flu season is pretty much kicking off at this moment. As more people stay close together indoors during gatherings, work, and school the flu has a greater chance of spreading from person to person.
The best way to protect against the flu virus is with an updated flu vaccine known as a “flu shot.” Without […]
The influenza virus can cause flu-related illnesses and other health consequences for millions of people annually. By protecting yourself against the disease, families can ensure they are vaccinated, hygienic, and less likely to get the disease.
A big part of preventing the flu virus is knowing how, and where, the flu virus is likely to spread. […]
Taking your child in for regular medical care is crucial, particularly as they are growing and developing. However, instances arise when you are between primary care doctors and are unsure of where to go for care. Here’s is what should know if you don’t have a primary care doctor, but need to seek medical care […]
As a parent, staying involved in your child’s health is crucial. There are many health and safety programs offered through schools, recreational programs, and medical centers that teach kids healthier habits during their developmental years. It’s essential to make sure your children have access to resources that will teach them healthy habits. It also helps […]
As a parent, you’ll try to do whatever it takes, you can to protect your child. Keeping them safe from broken bones and illness is one part of your job but keeping them safe from the sun is just as important! Children spend a lot of time outdoors. In only 15 minutes of them being […]
Dehydration is a common health and safety risk during the summertime, but the hot summer temperatures make it happen much more. Luckily, staying safe and hydrated is easier than you think. Follow these hydration guidelines during all your summer activities and the rest of the year! Just because you’re returning to work or school doesn’t […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.