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When Should I Go to Urgent Care with a Fever?

Fevers are common infections that occur when your core body temperature spikes above its average. They can happen on their own or as a side effect to another infection or virus, such as the cold or flu. You can check your temperature by leaving a thermometer under your tongue or in your ear according to […]

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Treating and Assessing Sports Injuries

Sports-related injuries are prevalent, especially in children. Despite their common occurrence, many parents and children don’t know what to expect when a sports injury occurs. Having an idea of what the next steps will help put your mind at ease when and if a sports-related injury does happen to you or your child. This is […]

By |February 21st, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Treating and Assessing Sports Injuries

The Truth About American Healthcare

The American healthcare system has been a hot topic of discussion for many years. From civilians to politicians and news networks, everybody has an option on healthcare in America. While everyone is entitled to that option, it’s important that it’s based on accurate information. Many myths are spread about the numbers and realities of our […]

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Heart Attack Symptoms in Women

Heart attacks are commonly depicted on TV and movies with crushing chest pain, left arm pain or tingling, and a sudden realization that you have a heart attack. While these stereotypical symptoms may be an accurate representation of the experience for men, the same can’t be said for women. There’s a lack of knowledge and […]

By |January 30th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Heart Attack Symptoms in Women

Fitness Tips to Avoid Injury

The new year is a time filled with new fitness and health goals for people of all ages. While the increase in people valuing their health is wonderful, it often leads to avoidable injuries from inexperienced individuals. Before you begin trying to improve your health with exercise, you need to put your physical health first […]

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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?

Don’t let holiday allergies get to you!

AFC Urgent Care Paramus would like to wish you all happy holidays! Holidays should be sent with families & loved ones, but this can be difficult if you are continually sneezing & wheezing around them! If you suffer from year-round allergies or seasonal allergies, then you understand what its like to start getting allergies when everyone’s summer allergies are […]

By |November 28th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Don’t let holiday allergies get to you!

National Skin Care Month

November is known as the month of giving thanks but did you know it is also national skin care month? That’s right; our skin is the biggest organ of our body! When we think of our skin most of us immediately think of our face & don’t think about the rest of our body that is covered […]

By |November 28th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on National Skin Care Month

Don’t let the Flu get you!

It may be October but did you know that the Flu season is still in full effect?! Flu Season rangers from Septemeber to December & doctors see a rise in cases as the weather gets colder. Unfounrtuanly at this time in the year most people have forgotten about the Flu already! AFC Urgent Cre Paramus would […]

By |October 22nd, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Don’t let the Flu get you!