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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How to Tell the Difference between a Cold, Influenza and the Flu

How to Tell the Difference Between a Cold the Flu and Influenza

Posted on November 12, 2020

The common cold, influenza and the stomach flu. We’ll show you how to treat and avoid these illnesses, so your season can be merry and bright.

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Is it Allergies or COVID-19?

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Posted on October 21, 2020

Because of the wide variety of symptoms, it’s easy to mistake allergies for COVID-19 (or vice versa). We’re here to squash any doubt about these two ailments.

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How to Prepare for Cold and Flu Season

How to Prepare for Cold and Flu Season

Posted on September 29, 2020

The cold and flu season will be here before we know it but because of the global pandemic, here are ways to prepare for the upcoming cold and flu season.

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Is it Allergies or a Cold?

Is it Allergies or a Cold

Posted on September 18, 2020

Colds and allergies produce many of the same symptoms – this is why they are often misdiagnosed. Learn how to know which is which.

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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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3 Myths of Viruses Debunked

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Posted on June 30, 2020

Here are the three most common myths associated with COVID-19.

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COVID-19, Allergies, or a Cold? First Steps for Determining Your Illness

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Posted on May 29, 2020

It doesn’t help that common sickness symptoms are similar to the coronavirus symptoms. We’ll go over the differences between the coronavirus, the common cold and seasonal allergies.

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Viral Defense: A Guide to Viruses and How to Protect Your Family.

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Posted on May 19, 2020

Knowing how viruses work can be of extreme value and help you take the appropriate precautions in order to keep you and your family safe.

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Recommendations on Responding to COVID-19

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Posted on May 11, 2020

As a healthcare provider, we wanted to offer up our advice to keep you and your family, friends and neighbors safe from COVID-19.

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Aches, Pains & Inflammations: Know Your Treatment Options

Aches pains inflammations know your treatment options

Posted on January 15, 2020

Learn the differences among aches, pains and inflammations and your treatment options for aches, pains & inflammations.

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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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Win-Win: Common Sports Injury Causes and Prevention

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Posted on July 25, 2019

When done properly, exercise is a great way to stay healthy. Whether you work out every day or are a weekend warrior of the sports world, you need to be aware of what injuries could arise.

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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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What Are the Danger Signs of Pneumonia?

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Posted on March 25, 2019

We’ve all been there: you wake up, you feel awful, but you aren’t sure how serious your sickness is. Do you have a cough? Fever? Shortness of breath? Ifso, you may be dealing with pneumonia. Pneumonia is an infection in one or both lungs that can become se

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Whooping Cough: What You Need to Know

Whooping cough what you need to know

Posted on February 08, 2019

Pertussis, often referred to as “whooping cough,” is a severe, but easily preventable, bacterial infection of the upper respiratory system. The infection is extremely contagious, spreading from person to person through coughing and sneezing.

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(Cough) What are the Symptoms of Bronchitis? (Cough)

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Posted on December 04, 2018

Growing up, you may have heard people refer to bronchitis as a “chest cold.” This is because bronchitis is characterized as inflammation in the lungs, which causes chest discomfort and has similar symptoms to viral illnesses.

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5 Signs You May Have Strep Throat

5 signs you may have strep throat

Posted on November 08, 2018

Strep throat is a bacterial infection that is common in children but can affect people at any age. While the infection is usually harmless, in extreme cases, it can lead to complications such as rheumatic fever, ear infections, sinusitis and scarlet fever.

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Broken or Sprained: 5 Ways to Tell

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Posted on October 18, 2018

You don’t know what’s wrong, but you know it hurts. This is the case for many people who suffer from sprained and broken joints. Without the proper training, it’s difficult to know for sure, so we’ve provided 5 signs to help you figure out what’s wrong qui

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Flu Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

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Posted on September 20, 2018

Is it the flu or a stomach bug? The two can be similar, but vomiting doesn’t necessarily mean you have the flu. It’s impossible for sure whether you have the flu from symptoms alone. Check out our list of common flu symptoms below to know whether or not yo

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Food Poisoning or Stomach Bug: 3 Ways To Tell

Food poisoning or stomach bug 3 ways to tell

Posted on May 18, 2018

The stomach flu and food poisoning share nearly identical symptoms. The key to knowing which one you’re dealing with is understanding how each condition is different.

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