More than 30,000 cases of Lyme disease are reported annually. It is much more common than people assume. Though it was first found in Lyme, Connecticut, it has been reported in all 50 states since then. Lyme can be very mild if caught early enough, and a majority of cases do not suffer from long-term […]
Your daily diet isn’t complete without the addition of fruits and vegetables essential to nutrition. Fruits and vegetables are packed with vitamins and minerals, and they contain a limited amount of fat, salt, and sugar. There is a wide variety of fruits and vegetables that you can choose from according to your taste and liking. […]
Acute respiratory infection disturbs your regular breathing pattern and does a lot of damage to your upper respiratory system. It initiates at the sinuses and then proceeds to your vocal cords. If it begins at your lower respiratory system, it may start in the vocal cords and head to the lungs. AFC Urgent Care Paramus […]
Strep throat is caused by bacteria, so the most common form of treatment is antibiotics. In some cases, however, antibiotics may not work. If you are suffering from a sore throat, visit AFC Urgent Care Paramus for testing and treatment. Our doctors can help provide you with treatment to have you feeling your best as soon as […]
Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a form of depression where symptoms normally occur during the fall and winter months. This is normally due to a lack of sunlight. AFC Urgent Care Parammus specializes in emergency physical illness or injury, however we are able to provide resources for mental health. If you think you have symptoms of […]
Getting any form of exercise every day will be beneficial for your health, no matter how small. Walking is one of the most underrated forms of exercise, especially if fitness is not something that has been particularly important to you. AFC Urgent Care Paramus offers all information on general health and wellness tips. Call us today […]
While not any fun, food poisoning is an extremely common problem that affects 1 in every 6 Americans every year. Contaminated foods or beverages can cause diarrhea, vomiting, and nausea, which leave you feeling fatigued for a few days. When preparing food in your home, it is possible to avoid getting food poisoning, but eating out can […]
Acute laryngitis is not life-threatening but can be an irritating addition to any cold or flu. Chronic laryngitis lasts for a few weeks at a time and can be an underlying condition for other illnesses. AFC Urgent Care Paramus can help you understand the signs of laryngitis and when to seek medical attention.
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Telling the difference between COVID-19 and the flu can be tricky since they share many of the same symptoms. As we enter flu season, it’s even more important to know whether you have the seasonal flu or the more serious coronavirus. Keep reading for more information about COVID and the flu.
What’s the Difference Between COVID-19 […]
When it comes to the arrival of flu season, it’s best to be prepared. Getting a flu shot early on is the best way to protect yourself against an unwanted viral invader. But what happens if you weren’t able to get the flu shot at the start of the season? Is it too late? Keep […]