To be clear, the CDC recommends everyone over the age of 6 months get a flu shot this year. The most vulnerable are seniors over age 65 and young children with respiratory issues like asthma and illness which lowers immunity. There is more to understand about the 2022-2023 flu season: preparing your family.Read More »2022-2023 Flu Season: Preparing Your Family
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Many people don’t realize that both women and men can suffer from a hormone imbalance. There is always a lot of talk about female hormones, but less about men having this issue. Whether you are male or female, here are some common signs you may be suffering from a hormone imbalance.Read More »Signs You May Be Suffering From A Hormone Imbalance
Around this time of summer our landscape begins to look unruly, and we want to clean it up. Inevitably you or one of your children gets into a patch of poison ivy or some other unfriendly vine or bush. When this occurs, it’s important to know about poison ivy, oak, and sumac and when to seek medical attention.Read More »Poison Ivy, Oak, And Sumac: When to Seek Medical Attention
If you are one of those people who seems to attract the mosquitoes and ants, you know the drill, and most of the time you come prepared with your trusty stash of bug repellents.Read More »Bad Bug Bite: When To Go To An Urgent Care
If you are sexually active, you should get STD tests. It is an essential part of your overall health. How often you should be tested is dependent on your current and past sexual situation. Let’s find out what experts say about who should get STD tests and how often.Read More »Who Should Get STD Tests And How Often?
When you are bleeding from a cut, a dog bite, or hurting yourself using a power tool or other implement, it is always better to be safe and find out if stitches are required. It is easy enough to find out what medical care is necessary and not risk further complications. Seek the help of Right Choice Urgent Care to find out when stitches are required for a cut.Read More »When Are Stitches Required For A Cut?
All you know right now is that your ankle hurts like the dickens. Is it sprained, strained, or fractured? All you want is for the pain to go away. Understanding the difference between sprains, strains, and fractures can help you know the appropriate measures to relieve the pain before seeing the doctor. The only way to know for certain is to visit Right Choice Urgent Care for an evaluation and X-ray.Read More »Understanding The Difference Between Sprains, Strains, And Fractures
The advent of more urgent care centers has been a boon not only for busy hospital emergency rooms but for patients as well. It relieves the emergency room from seeing less than serious conditions, and it provides patients a more timely diagnosis and treatment. The question remains of when to go to an urgent care vs. the emergency room.Read More »When To Go To An Urgent Care vs. The Emergency Room