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Preparing Students to Go Back to School During COVID-19

Many parents may be a little uneasy about sending their children back to school for the new school term. The COVID-19 pandemic is a strong source of concern and keeping students, teachers, and staff safe is a top priority for school districts. There are many new changes that students will face this new school year […]

By |August 31st, 2020|News & Updates|Comments Off on Preparing Students to Go Back to School During COVID-19

How to Prevent Catching the Flu This Fall

Every year, thousands of Americans are infected with the influenza virus during the flu season. Seasonal influenza results in large numbers of illnesses and consequently impacts normal, day-to-day activities, from school attendance to worker productivity. A large number of hospitalizations are associated with seasonal influenza every year because it can be severe or lead to […]

By |August 24th, 2020|News & Updates|Comments Off on How to Prevent Catching the Flu This Fall

Signs Your Cut Needs Stitches

Lacerations often require treatment by a medical professional to heal properly, but do not always require suturing. How can you quickly tell when a cut needs stitches? While is no simple answer to that question, there are some key signs that your cut needs stitches and that you should visit AFC Urgent Care Paramus for […]

By |July 27th, 2020|News & Updates|Comments Off on Signs Your Cut Needs Stitches

How Should I Prepare to Return to My Office After COVID-19?

COVID-19 has forced people around the globe to alter the way they move through their daily routines in order to slow the spread and flatten the curve. Many workplaces were closed in the beginning of the pandemic, but some are slowly starting to reopen. If your office is reopening soon, it’s vital that you know […]

By |July 2nd, 2020|News & Updates|Comments Off on How Should I Prepare to Return to My Office After COVID-19?

4 Reasons to Choose Urgent Care for Your Lab Work Needs 

Lab testing is something that’s necessary to maintaining a healthy lifestyle and prioritizing your well-being. As important as it is, it’s often something that people put off or avoid until the absolute last minute. Lab work tends to be expensive, time-consuming, and overall not a positive experience. Finally, there’s an alternative option! 
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Urgent care centers are […]

By |February 26th, 2020|News & Updates|Comments Off on 4 Reasons to Choose Urgent Care for Your Lab Work Needs 

Staying Healthy Before Holiday Travel

The holiday season often involves travel, including air, train and car to get home and spend time with your family. Regardless of how you travel back to your holiday celebrations, it is critical to make sure you stay healthy by maintaining your hygiene during your travels, which can reduce the possibility of you getting sick […]

By |November 30th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Staying Healthy Before Holiday Travel

Avoiding Kitchen Injuries While Carving a Turkey

Thanksgiving is a day to give thanks for the good things in your life and spend time with your friends and family. While the holiday is traditionally associated with relaxing, watching football and maybe beginning to decorate for upcoming celebrations, there is one event that can lead to tremendous stress: carving the Thanksgiving turkey. From […]

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Adjusting Your Exercises for Colder Weather

With the temperatures dropping and the last warm days giving into fall, your exercise routine is bound to change, incorporating more indoor activities rather than running or outdoor classes. Movement increases during the colder months because you are spending more time indoors, which leads to a heightened risk of injury. In order to prevent getting […]

By |October 31st, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Adjusting Your Exercises for Colder Weather

Why Now is the Best Time for Your Flu Shot

With flu season in full swing, it is important to make sure you take the necessary measures to keep yourself and your families protected against the virus. Luckily, the flu vaccine is available at AFC Urgent Care Paramus! There are many reasons why now is the best time to get your flu shot:
You’ll be protected […]

By |October 31st, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Why Now is the Best Time for Your Flu Shot

3 Ways to Prevent Back-to-School Bugs

With the first days of fall come the drop in temperature, shorter days, change in foliage and the flu season, with the cold and flu viruses running rampant through your community. Not all illnesses are easily preventable, but there are several steps you can take to prevent the cold and flu virus from wreaking havoc […]

By |September 30th, 2019|News & Updates|Comments Off on 3 Ways to Prevent Back-to-School Bugs