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What to do for preventing allergic reactions

An allergic reaction can be scary, and potentially life-threatening, if you’re not care and take necessary precautions.

Allergic reactions can range from minor and basic irritations to anaphylaxis, which is when the body is experiencing a life-threatening allergic reaction says the Mayo Clinic. Anaphylaxis is commonly referred as anaphylactic shock and is a when the […]

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How wellness changes impact overall health

Maintaining wellness is a key factor staying on top of your overall health.

Lifestyle factors including diet, exercise, and cutting out healthy behaviors are critical for ensuring that you don’t develop chronic diseases. In addition, patients that current have chronic diseases benefit from incorporating new wellness changes into their daily lives.

So what should patients […]

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Addressing Sport and Athletic Injuries

Sports-related injuries are acute or chronic injuries that affect elite and amateur athletes alike. Many of these injuries tend to stem from minor trauma to muscles, ligaments, and/or tendons, according to Massachusetts General Hospital.

One cannot predict when a sports injury will occur, but assessment and treatment are important to recovery and getting back in the […]

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Health and Wellness Tips to Improve Overall Health

Health and wellness are linked to a longer and happier life. However, it is important to know that improving wellness takes a lot of effort and discipline.

Good nutrition is only one part in a series of major lifestyle changes that improve overall health. The quality of what a person eats, how much they sleep, and […]

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At Home Exercises You Can Try Today

Getting fit seems impossible when you can’t  find the time to get to the gym, overcome your fear of working out around other people, or get the motivation to get out of the house. If making it to the gym is what’s been standing in the way of you and your dream body, today’s the […]

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The Primary Healthcare Risks of Wintertime

Wintertime is in full swing and you’re thinking of both the good and the bad things that the wintry season will bring.

The pros of winter include snow days (for some), sledding, skiing, and other fun activities that come with the cold weather. When planned appropriately, the winter can be a time of great joy […]

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Signs You Have the Flu

As the flu season comes into full effect, it’s important to know the symptoms you should look out for. If you notice any early flu symptoms, you may be able to isolate to avoid infecting those around you. You may even be ready to begin treating the illness before it turns into vomiting, dehydration, and […]

By |November 15th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Signs You Have the Flu

Turkey Carving Safety

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, your mind is likely filled with thoughts of stuffing, mashed potatoes, pumpkin pie, and of course, turkey! Turkey is a tradition that fills the tables and plates of most Americans this time of year, but it can also mean urgent cares and emergency rooms filled with knife injuries. To […]

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How to Know If You Need Stitches

We try to avoid them as much as we can, but injuries are bound to happen sometimes. Depending on your line of work, hobbies, and how quickly you bleed and bruise, you may be so used to having small injuries that it becomes straightforward to downplay them. You don’t want to rush for the hospital […]

By |October 9th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on How to Know If You Need Stitches

How Much Candy Is Too Much

Haunted houses and creepy costumes aren’t the only frightening things roaming the streets on Halloween night – the number of sugar kids consumes in one night is genuinely terrifying! While one night of overindulgence may not seem like the end of the world, it’s actually the face of a much bigger issue facing our country. […]

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