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When Labs, Testing, and X-rays Are Necessary

Not everyone loves going to the doctor, but it’s important to have a full understanding of your health, and this sometimes requires testing. Read on to learn more about what we test for, and why.

Oct 1st, 2021
How Does Testing for STDs Work?

STDs and STIs are common. They may have uncomfortable symptoms or none at all. Learn how testing can help keep you safe and protect your longevity.

Sep 1st, 2021
Myths and Facts About Hand Foot and Mouth

Did you know that adults can be infected with Hand Foot and Mouth disease? There is plenty of information available about this condition, but not all of it is accurate. Make sure you’ve got the facts about this highly contagious illness.

Aug 1st, 2021
Why Do I Need a Primary Care Provider?

If you’re generally in good health, you might wonder why you’d need to go to the doctor. And if you’re wary of going to the doctor, it’s understandable why you’d stay away. Your PCP, though, is essential to your health.

Jul 19th, 2021
I Have an STD. Now What?

An STD diagnosis can be frightening. What you do to take care of yourself will be the most important step in your journey to health.

Jun 27th, 2021
Telltale Signs of Strep Throat

A sore throat often accompanies allergies or a cold, which is caused by a virus. Strep throat is caused by a bacterial infection, and there are differences in the symptoms. Here are telltale signs of strep throat and what you should do about it.

Apr 7th, 2021
Who Should Be Tested for STDs and How Often?

Sexually transmitted diseases are more common than you may realize. Receiving an early diagnosis can help protect your health, so make sure to get tested regularly, especially if you have multiple sexual partners.

Mar 1st, 2021
How to Reduce Ear Infection Pain

Ear infections are common in both children and adults. Whether yours will go away on its own or it needs treatment with antibiotics, an ear infection can still cause a great deal of pain. Learn more about how to reduce ear infection pain.

Feb 9th, 2021
When that Cut Needs Medical Care

Cuts are no fun, but taking the best care of your injury can help ease pain and discomfort while staving off complications. Depending on factors such as the size, location, and cause of your cut, that care may involve an urgent care visit.

Dec 1st, 2020
10 Tips to Promote Heart Health

Heart problems can lead to life-threatening conditions, but the good news is, you can avoid developing most heart problems by keeping your heart healthy. Following these 10 tips will help you attain and maintain a strong, healthy heart.

Nov 9th, 2020
5 Tips for Keeping Your Family Safe this Flu Season

The colder months are approaching, and that means the beginning of the flu season. Now is the time to take steps to keep your family healthy. Read on to learn how you can help keep your family safe from the flu and other viruses.

Sep 9th, 2020
Vaccines and Boosters Every Adult Should Have

Vaccines aren’t just for kids. They can help adults stay healthy, too. The key is figuring out which vaccines you need to help prevent diseases as you get older. Not sure if your vaccines are up to date? This guide can help.

Aug 17th, 2020
Should You Get Tested for STDs?

Sexually-transmitted diseases are very common. If you’ve been sexually active, you should be tested for STDs at some point, if not many times throughout your life. If you have certain risk factors, you may need more than annual tests.

Jul 13th, 2020
Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.

Dec 23rd, 2020