When Should I Go to the Doctor for Strep Throat?

When Should I Go to the Doctor for Strep Throat?

When it comes to strep throat—or really any type of sickness—visiting a healthcare provider ASAP is always the best plan of action. Medical experts suggest visiting your doctor at least 48 hours after experiencing strep throat symptoms, such as a sore throat that is...
How Can I Reduce a Flu-Related Fever?

How Can I Reduce a Flu-Related Fever?

Have you or a loved one come down with a fever? If so, there’s likely no need to worry. Although fevers cause discomfort, they’re extremely common—especially among those who have the flu. If you have a fever and are looking for ways to feel better, our AFC Urgent Care...
What to Do to Prevent In-Home Falls

What to Do to Prevent In-Home Falls

Falling at home may sound difficult to do, but it’s entirely possible and quite common. More than out of four people aged 65 and over fall each year, and many falls result in serious injuries. To protect yourself from potential injury, there are many things you can do...
How Do I Know If I Have a Sinus Infection?

How Do I Know If I Have a Sinus Infection?

It’s safe to say that many of us have had a sinus infection before. In fact, it’s estimated that there are currently 31 million people in the United States with sinusitis. If you don’t think you’ve had a sinus infection, though, how are you supposed to know if you...