Urgent care centers and walk-in clinics are rising in popularity and vaccinations are no exception. The non-traditional approach to care that you’re able to find at an urgent care or walk-in clinic is something that has attracted patients of all ages for all different medical needs! If you’ve been looking for a way to get […]
The flu affects millions of individuals each year, but did you know that some people are more at risk than others? All patients should do their part to avoid the flu this flu season, but it’s important to know who’s at a higher risk. According to the CDC, these are the facts you need to […]
The flu season is pretty much kicking off at this moment. As more people stay close together indoors during gatherings, work, and school the flu has a greater chance of spreading from person to person.
The best way to protect against the flu virus is with an updated flu vaccine known as a “flu shot.” Without […]
The influenza virus can cause flu-related illnesses and other health consequences for millions of people annually. By protecting yourself against the disease, families can ensure they are vaccinated, hygienic, and less likely to get the disease.
A big part of preventing the flu virus is knowing how, and where, the flu virus is likely to spread. […]
Seasonal health updates are always important to follow as a parent. As summer becomes the fall, children are likely to experience a variety of unique health risks as the common cold and flu spreads quickier in schools and on playgrounds. Follow some of these seasonal health issues and make sure you get your child a […]
The flu shot is one of the best ways to protect against the latest influenza virus each year, which means patients should stay at the ready to get a flu shot ASAP.
Once a patient receives a flu shot, their body’s immune begins to develop protection against the virus and the various symptoms; sneezing, headache, fever, […]
If your child is thinking about attending a summer camp or playing a sport while school’s out, you’ve probably been told they need to get a physical. Getting a physical for your child is an added step to your busy schedule, we get it, but it’s important not to skip past it! Sports physicals will […]
Planning for a trip outside of the country is no small task. Booking the flights, packing your bags, and planning an itinerary is all on your never-ending to-do list. However, one of the most crucial needs on that list should be getting your travel vaccinations! Outbreaks of Zika and Ebola in recent years have made […]
Summertime should be a time filled with fun in the sun and no worries, but unexpected illnesses can quickly get in the way of that. Thankfully, there are certain illnesses that are more common during the summer months. Knowing what those illnesses are gives you the ability to take steps towards preventing them and getting […]
Asthma can be challenging to live with, but there are some techniques you can use to make it a little easier. Each of these techniques focuses on you becoming an active part of your treatment plan. A well-controlled asthma patient should be able to perform most activities without having an asthma attack or other symptoms. […]