3 Myths About the Flu Shot

3 Myths About the Flu Shot

Posted on October 27, 2020

Misinformation about the flu can be almost as dangerous as the flu itself: the flu can be fatal for people with compromised immune systems, or the very young, or the very old.

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Sprains, Bruises, and Stings: Summertime First Aid

Ankle Injuries Breaks and Sprains

Posted on August 06, 2020

It’s important to be prepared for any kind of threat. Sprains, bruises, bites and stings, in particular, are very common summertime injuries.

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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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Your Guide to Common Medical Lab Tests & What They Measure

Your guide to common medical lab tests what they measure

Posted on December 12, 2019

If you think you could benefit from a lab test, due to your family’s history, your lifestyle or the environment in which you’re living, don’t put it off.

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A Back-to-School Healthcare Checklist

A back to school healthcare checklist

Posted on August 22, 2019

About 56.6 million students will attend school in the United States this fall, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. That’s a lot of kids… and a lot of germs. Schools should be a place of education and personal growth.

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5 Questions with Dr. Shah

5 questions with dr shah

Posted on May 15, 2019

Dr. Syed Shah is an FACP, Internal Medicine Certified physician who works closely with Sioux Falls Urgent Care and uses his years of specialty experience to provide patients with individualized care.

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Is Urgent Care the Same as Acute Care?

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Posted on April 03, 2019

“Urgent Care” versus “Acute Care,” what’s the difference? The answer is simple: there isn’t one! These are two different names for the same type of clinic.

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5 Things to Expect at Your Child’s Walk-In Sports Physical

SFSH Blog Graphic 5 things Sports Physical

Posted on August 23, 2018

The school year is here! With it comes to class, homework, and after-school sports. Has your child gotten their sports physical yet? If not, we’ve got a list of things to expect so you don’t get blindsided going into this year’s sports physical.

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Parents’ Guide to Back to School Physicals

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Posted on August 09, 2018

It’s that time of year again. Many families schedule their children’s physicals before the kids head back to school, but—with school physicals being so infrequent—it can be hard to remember exactly what to expect.

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Should You Visit Urgent Care for Back Pain?

Should you visit urgent care for back pain

Posted on August 01, 2018

Whether you pulled something at the gym, overdid it working on the yard, or simply woke up one morning stiff and sore – back pain has many potential causes. Many people try to “tough it out,” but there’s no reason to let back pain keep you from enjoying life.

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Top 5 Reasons to Visit Sioux Falls Urgent Care Instead of the ER

Top 5 reasons to visit sioux falls urgent care instead of the er

Posted on June 28, 2018

We’ve all been there – an unexpected fall, a high fever, maybe an ache or pain that leaves us worried and wanting to see a doctor immediately. But it’s after normal office hours. What to do?

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6 Tips for Taking Young Children to Urgent Care

6 tips for taking young children to urgent care

Posted on June 13, 2018

Urgent cares can be convenient when young children come down with minor illnesses, infections, sprains and strains. Ready to make your visit as smooth as possible? 

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What Is Urgent Care and Why Use One In Sioux Falls

What is urgent care and why use one in sioux falls

Posted on May 18, 2018

From sprains and colds to imaging and blood tests, learn more about the benefits of Urgent Care - and how to find the right fit for your needs.

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