3 Things That Urgent Care X-Ray Results Can Reveal

On the outside, most of us look and feel happy and healthy. We go about our daily lives seemingly fine and looking better each day. Truth be told, most of us seem like we don’t need to visit a doctor’s office anytime soon. But what you see on the outside can be deceiving. Oftentimes, the … Continued

Cold Prevention: 5 Key Ways to Prevent the Common Cold

Every year, almost one in ten Americans suffer from a cold during the winter. The common cold affects so many of us each year, it can appear impossible to avoid. But, there are quite a few tried and tested methods of cold prevention. Check out our 5 key ways for how to fight the common cold … Continued

Flu vs Cold: What’s the Difference?

It’s time to stock up on tissues and chicken noodle soup. As the weather starts to cool, flu and cold season are blowing in, too. Regardless of the season, people get sick year-round. The common cold is often the top reason kids miss school. While adults get a cold two to three times a year, children … Continued

Stay Cool and Stay Safe: The Top Water Safety Tips

About 10 people die every day in the U.S. because of unintentional drownings. That’s according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The same data show that 80 percent of all drowning victims are male and that drowning is the second leading cause of death for children ages 14 and under. Thousands … Continued

STD vs STI: Common Types, Symptoms, and Treatment

By the age of 25, one in two Americans will have contracted an STI. In 2017, there were 2,295,739 reported cases of STD diagnosis. These numbers differ, so what’s the difference between STD vs. STI? Considering the frequency of STI and STD occurrence, awareness is essential to your sexual health. Part of this awareness comes … Continued

Top 5 Common Injuries in Football and How to Avoid Them

The pre-season has the highest injury rate in the football world. No matter what level you’re playing at, there’s always a chance of getting injured. However, knowing the most common injuries in football can help you avoid them or know what to do when you’re facing one. Keep reading to learn more about the most … Continued

Burn Relief Guide: 5 Quick Tips for Home Treatment

Did you know that putting ice on a burn is dangerous? Next time you burn yourself, don’t reach for that ice pack. While trying to cool down your burn might be your first instinct, the way you cool it is important. Burns are common injuries and there is a lot of misinformation about how to treat … Continued