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Top Common Urgent Care Uses to Improve Overall Health in 2019

Keeping on top of your overall health is a great New Year’s resolution that can lead to long-term happiness and enjoyment of life. Good overall health allows you to do all your favorite things in life.

Conversely, poor overall health can lead to frustrations, delays inactivity, and emotional duress. Making sure that you’re completing the […]

By |December 27th, 2018|Blog, Health News|Comments Off on Top Common Urgent Care Uses to Improve Overall Health in 2019

Managing Injuries: Do you need an ER or an Urgent Care Center?

Injuries happen unexpectedly, seriously derail your current schedule, and can put your health in serious danger depending upon the nature of the injury.

Managing injuries can be stressful and downright scary if you’re unsure of how to best pursue treatment. Usually, the best options for treating an injury like a bone break, cut, or sprain […]

By |December 27th, 2018|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Managing Injuries: Do you need an ER or an Urgent Care Center?

Drink today to keep dehydration away!

Summertime is everyone’s favorite time of the year! But before you drop everything to go lay in the sun, you should stop and think of dehydration! Did you know the body is made out of 65% of water? We use water in our everyday functions of life. Dehydration doesn’t just come from running around or doing exercise with […]

By |August 2nd, 2018|Blog, Health News, News & Updates, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Drink today to keep dehydration away!

Did you know it’s National Immunization Awareness Month?

What exactly is NIAM?
National immunization month is held every August to raise awareness of the importance of vaccinations. AAP wants to highlight the importance of immunization for all ages. AFC Urgent care supports this cause and we are celebrating NIAM!
Why are vaccines important?
Vaccines help stop us from contracting deadly diseases. It is a common misconception that […]

By |August 2nd, 2018|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Did you know it’s National Immunization Awareness Month?

Common Flu Myths & Why They Are So Dangerous

The much-dreaded flu season is here, which means it’s time to protect yourself against the virus and common myths that surround it. Every year these misconceptions surface and spread, well, like a virus. Flu myths such as these are equally as harmful as they are false, so don’t let misinformation about the flu and the […]

By |December 30th, 2017|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Common Flu Myths & Why They Are So Dangerous

5 Tips for Staying Healthy During Winter Sports

Winter sports are fun but not always the safest activities. If you imagine yourself careening down a hill towards another skier or skating on the rink and then getting nailed by a hockey puck – well, you can probably see how and why plenty of cold-weather athletes wind up seeing a doctor unexpectedly.

And you don’t […]

By |December 28th, 2017|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on 5 Tips for Staying Healthy During Winter Sports