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5 Reasons to Visit to Urgent Care If You've Got a Sprain

You’re tough, so when you twist or sprain your ankle or knee, you figure you’ll just deal with it on your own. A so-called sprain might really be a hairline fracture or a serious soft-tissue injury that’ll get worse if you don’t treat it promptly.

Jun 1st, 2019
Ways to Help Prevent Getting a UTI

Uh oh. You “did it” again. You have a urinary tract infection, and now you feel like you need to go to the restroom all the time, nothing comes out, and you need another a course of antibiotics. Is there any way to stop a UTI in the first place?

May 7th, 2019
Treatment Options For Chronic Sinusitis

Your sinuses are achy and inflamed. You’ve tried every remedy you know, but you either can’t shake your sinusitis at all, or it keeps coming back again and again. Fortunately, you can get help.

Apr 5th, 2019
Why You Should Never Ignore the Symptoms of a UTI

Oh no. You have to pee. Again. But frequent urination is just one sign of a urinary tract infection (UTI) that shouldn’t be ignored. Treating a UTI is easy. Not treating one leads to serious consequences.

Feb 8th, 2019
The 4 Stages of a Migraine Explained

As if migraine headaches weren’t bad enough, they actually have four distinct parts. Knowing about the stages of migraine can help you prepare for an attack … and know when it’s just about over.

Jan 15th, 2019
The Advantages Of Seeking Help At An Urgent Care

You broke your arm. Your kid just knocked out a tooth. Or maybe the cat scratched the baby. You need care right away, but it isn’t a life-threatening or major emergency. That’s when it’s time for urgent care.

Dec 6th, 2018
3 Things To Consider When Choosing Birth Control

It’s time to choose a new method of birth control, but with so many options, how exactly do you make that choice? Your future plans, your present circumstances, and advice from a medical professional help you find the perfect match.

Nov 16th, 2018
Celebrate Sexual Health Awareness Month by Getting Tested

There’s no denying it, sexually transmitted diseases are at an all-time high, and you’re at risk of infection if you’re sexually active. Take charge of your sexual health, and get tested during September Sexual Health Awareness Month.

Sep 12th, 2018
5 Lifestyle Changes that Help with Your IBS

There’s no cure for irritable bowel syndrome, but with the right lifestyle changes, many people successfully control their symptoms and lead an enriching life. Having IBS doesn’t have to hold you back.

Aug 8th, 2018
Are You Pre-Diabetic and Don’t Know It?

Prediabetes is a warning that you may be moving toward type 2 diabetes, a serious medical condition that can greatly affect your overall health and wellbeing. But there’s good news. A simple screening test can alert you to the problem.

Jun 20th, 2018
Foods to Avoid When You Have IBS

If you have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), there are many foods you should avoid but there are just as many you can enjoy. Find out how to create a menu you love without fearing the symptoms of IBS.

May 25th, 2018
Who Should be Tested for STDs

STD’s often don’t cause immediate symptoms, which is why STD testing is so important. Read on to learn how STD testing detects pre-symptom infections so you can get treatment to protect your health, that of your partner, and your baby if you get pregnant.

May 25th, 2018
How Insomnia Negatively Impacts Your Health

With a few exceptions, adults do best with seven to eight hours of sleep every 24 hours. This number is higher for teens, young children, and infants for a variety of reasons, most of which are related to the work your body does while you’re sleeping.

Mar 29th, 2018
Ways to Identify Seasonal Allergies

Although allergies have been a common problem for so many of us as of late, not everyone is actually familiar with how allergy or asthma symptoms may appear. In fact, many men and women ignore some of the early signs of allergen irritation

Nov 21st, 2017
The Advantages of Urgent Care Services

Although the kneejerk reaction for any concerned caregiver may be to grab the car keys and rush off to the hospital, the most sensible and effective choice may in-fact be urgent care services from a trustworthy family practice.

Oct 1st, 2017
5 Helpful Tips for Staying Healthy as Seasons Change

As much as we adore getting to finally enjoy those pumpkin spice snacks and preparing for the holidays as they quickly approach, autumn always brings with it an increased risk of developing fevers, flus, aches and pains.

Sep 1st, 2017