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The Flu vs Bronchitis: How to Tell the Difference

Many respiratory infections share similar symptoms, but each comes with its own unique set of potential complications and treatment options. Here’s how the seasonal flu differs from — and relates to — acute bronchitis.

Oct 1st, 2021
5 Reasons to Seek Urgent Care

Urgent care medical services exist to bridge the gap between your primary care physician and the local emergency room. Here’s when — and why — you’re better off visiting an urgent care clinic instead of your regular doctor or the ER.

Sep 8th, 2021
Who Gets Tetanus?

Tetanus is a rare disease thanks to the widespread administration of an effective vaccine. Unfortunately, some people are still at risk of developing this life-threatening illness — here’s what you should know.

Aug 1st, 2021
Reasons You May Need an X-ray

When do you need x-ray imaging? X-rays are powerful diagnostic tools that help physicians identify a wide range of injuries and diseases. You know they create pictures of your bones, but we use them for so much more.

Jul 11th, 2021
We Have COVID-19 Vaccines: Here’s What You Need to Know

The novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 can lead to serious and life-threatening illness. But you can protect yourself from infection by getting vaccinated, and it only takes two quick office visits. Keep reading to learn more.

Jun 21st, 2021
What to Expect When You Have a COVID-19 Test

Since March 2020, our world has been turned upside down by the COVID-19 virus. If you haven’t had a test yet, you may wonder what it’s really like. Read on to discover what to expect if you need a COVID-19 test.

May 1st, 2021
How Often Do You Need a Physical Exam

If you feel healthy, a routine physical exam or wellness visit might be at the bottom of your to-do list. But how important are physical exams, and how often do you really need one?

Apr 12th, 2021
When Should You Visit the ER?

Over the last year, we've all thought about whether it's safe to go, well, anywhere. But sometimes, it's critical to seek medical care, especially if you have an emergency. Read on to learn when you should go to the emergency room, pandemic or no pandemic.

Mar 1st, 2021
Do Sprains Heal On Their Own?

Ankle sprains are some of the most common injuries in the United States. However, sprains also range in severity and require different types of treatment. Learn more about how sprains heal.

Feb 9th, 2021
Understanding Occupational Medicine

Whether you need a pre-employment physical or health screening or injure yourself at work, you need occupational medicine services. With such a varied remit, you might have questions about occupational medicine and what it entails.

Dec 3rd, 2020
Are X-Rays Safe?

X-rays are a powerful diagnostic tool that helps identify issues ranging from bone fractures to swallowed Legos. Many people wonder if X-rays are safe. The short answer — yes. Read on to learn more.

Nov 4th, 2020
When Should I Test for an STD

Doctors diagnose millions of Americans with STDs every year. If you’re sexually active, you can take steps to protect yourself from infection, but should still get tested occasionally.

Oct 7th, 2020
Top Tips for Coping With Stress

If you feel more stressed — or anxious or depressed — than usual, you’re not alone. The COVID-19 pandemic and other social changes are increasing stress for many people. Stress can harm your health, so let’s explore some relaxation techniques.

Sep 10th, 2020
Are Your Family’s Vaccinations Up-to-Date?

Vaccines are a critical part of preventive health care. These safe injections help your body develop the antibodies needed to fight off dangerous diseases. But some vaccines need boosters to maintain effectiveness — is your family up-to-date?

Aug 21st, 2020
How You Should Prepare for Your Pre-Employment Physical

After making a conditional job offer, many employers require a pre-employment physical to ensure you are healthy and fit enough to complete your new job responsibilities. Read on to learn how to prepare for your new-hire physical and what to expect.

Jun 4th, 2020
Injured at Work? These Should Be Your First Steps

An American is injured at work approximately every seven seconds. If you’re one of them, the right steps can help you recover quickly and with less pain. Read on to learn the best first steps to follow after a work injury.

May 12th, 2020
Is Your Child an Athlete? Consider a Sports Physical

Is your child ready to start their first year of competitive sports, or are they already participating in a particular after school program? If so, now is the time to ensure they get a proper sports physical.

Apr 17th, 2020
Why an X-Ray Might Be a Good Idea If You Are Injured

X-rays are a critical diagnostic tool, especially when it comes to evaluating injuries. Our urgent care providers use X-rays to ensure they get the right diagnosis and give you the treatment you need to recover quickly and safely.

Mar 11th, 2020
Urgent Care vs. Emergency Visit: What You Need to Know

If you or a member of your family needs prompt medical attention, your choices for care include urgent care clinics and emergency rooms. In most cases, urgent care is your best option — emergencies aren’t as common as you may think. read on to learn more.

Feb 1st, 2020
SculpSure: Start Treatment Now and Be Beach Ready by Summer

With swimsuit season right around the corner, you may be putting in some extra time at the gym. But if you still can’t get rid of your love handles or belly bulge, you may want to consider SculpSure® now to be beach ready by summer.

Jan 6th, 2020