Ways to Relieve Nausea

Ways to Relieve Nausea

Everyone experiences nausea at one point or another. Whether yours is related to pregnancy, acid reflux or cancer treatment, there are ways you can effectively treat it and get your stomach feeling better at home! Our AFC Urgent Care Knoxville team highlights some...

Are Yeast Infections Common?

Actually, yes, they are. In fact, at least nearly 75% of women will experience one at some point in their lives. Although these infections are common, they’re still generally preventable! Our AFC Urgent Care Knoxville center explains how you can prevent these...
How Do I Know If I Have Bronchitis?

How Do I Know If I Have Bronchitis?

When you experience a cold or the flu, you probably know how it’s going to go. You start to feel tired and achy, and you park in front of the TV or curl up with a good book for a few days until you feel better. With a cough, however, it’s a little harder to tell what...
Can STDs Be Cured?

Can STDs Be Cured?

STDs are extremely common in the United States—especially this year. According to the CDC, STD rates are at an all-time high, with one in five people having a sexually transmitted disease. Many STDs don’t even show symptoms, and some can be cured while some can’t. To...
What You Need to Know About Heat Rash

What You Need to Know About Heat Rash

It’s no surprise that heat rash is more common during the summer months, but do you even know what heat rash is or what causes it? Our AFC Urgent Care Knoxville team shares some helpful information on this rash type below, so keep reading! What heat rash is: Heat rash...

Is It Better to Rest or Exercise a Pulled Muscle?

You probably know that stretching and staying physically active are two important components to reaching optimal health, but if you’ve recently pulled or strained a muscle, you’ll probably want to hold off on getting back on the horse, so to speak. Our AFC Urgent Care...
Should I Go to the Doctor for a Cat Bite?

Should I Go to the Doctor for a Cat Bite?

Cats sure make for great pets, but cat bits can happen to even the most adoring of cat owners. If you’ve been bitten by your cat or someone else’s cat, is it necessary to seek medical attention? We believe it is, and our AFC Urgent Care Knoxville team explains why...
Do I Need to Get a Rapid Flu Test?

Do I Need to Get a Rapid Flu Test?

In years past, it was a little easier to tell whether you had the flu. But now, during the coronavirus pandemic, a flu test is perhaps more necessary due to the similarity of the two viruses. If you are experiencing flu-like symptoms, it’s important to get a rapid flu...
How Can I Tell If a Rash Is Serious?

How Can I Tell If a Rash Is Serious?

If a rash pops up on your or your child’s bodies, it can be natural to write it off as something that will clear up in a matter of days. While this can certainly be true, rashes can also be a sign of something more serious. Our AFC Urgent Care Knoxville team explains...