The Flu Vaccine: Your Best Shot at Avoiding Illness

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Posted on December 10, 2021

By now, you’re probably tired of hearing about getting your flu shot or vaccines of any kind: either because you’ve already gotten yours, or you’re not someone who feels inclined to do so.

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Is that Cough COVID-19? How to Know and What to Do?

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Posted on October 29, 2021

It was late composer and alto saxophonist Leon Konitz who once said, “I wish that person outside would stop coughing.” He was responding to a concert attendee whose cough was so loud that you could hear it outside the concert venue - over his performance. While some find coughing annoying, others shrug it off like its white noise. Some even get startled and scared by how sporadic coughing can be. These days, in the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s usually the latter – but for an entirely different reason.

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Steps for Getting Rid of a Fever

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Posted on December 22, 2020

A healthy body temperature often fluctuates throughout the day, but there are certain thresholds you don’t want to pass. If you do, you’re entering into fever territory.

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5 Tips for Avoiding the Flu

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Posted on November 24, 2020

The last thing you’ll want to deal with this season is the flu. And odds are… you’ll catch it if you don’t do something about it.

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Lower Back Pain: Causes and Relief

Lower Back Pain Causes and Relief

Posted on September 01, 2020

There’re two types of people on earth… those with backpain and those without. Don’t take your back pain lightly.

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Ankle Injuries: Breaks and Sprains

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Posted on August 25, 2020

Fall is just around the corner which means it’s important to learn about common injuries and how to prevent them, including ankle injuries.

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Symptoms of Heatstroke

Symptoms of Heat Stroke

Posted on August 20, 2020

Have you ever been outside for such a long period of time that you actually started to feel sick? Then you've probably experienced a heatstroke.

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Tips for an Effective Sanitizing Campaign Against Viruses and Bacteria.

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Posted on June 25, 2020

Here are 5 tips on how to better sanitize yourself and your home against viruses and bacteria.

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Why Get the Flu Shot?

Why get the flu shot

Posted on September 30, 2019

Before the flu spreads this season, make sure you’re well-versed on why you should get the flu shot.

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Bacterial vs. Viral Meningitis: What Parents Need to Know

Bacterial vs viral meningitis what parents need to know

Posted on August 29, 2019

Summer is ending and the back to school season is here. That is why it’s important to learn and combat the dangers of meningitis, a disease that can affect anyone at any time.

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What’s the Buzz? 
Everything You Need to Know About West Nile Virus

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Posted on July 17, 2019

Summer is well under way, which means many people are swapping the extra jacket in their bags for a bottle of sunscreen and a can of bug spray. The sunscreen will help you avoid a nasty sunburn, but the bug spray is the real summertime MVP.

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All About the Measles

All about the measles

Posted on May 14, 2019

Read on to learn more about the measles and how to protect yourself and your family.

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6 Possible Causes of Ear Pain

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Posted on October 12, 2018

An earache is an awful thing to endure. At Urgent Care, we understand that ear pain can be unrelenting and often makes it nearly impossible to focus. We’ve compiled a list of 6 possible causes for ear pain to help you understand your earache, take steps to

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Not So Fun-In-The-Sun: 5 Urgent Care Visits to Avoid This Summer

Not so fun in the sun 5 urgent care visits to avoid this summer

Posted on June 15, 2018

School is out, the sun is shining, outdoor fun is in full swing … and so is the summer injury and illness season.

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