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4 Ways High Cholesterol Impacts Your Health

4 Ways High Cholesterol Impacts Your Health

How are your cholesterol numbers? Do you know the facts about the harmful health impacts of high cholesterol? Keep reading to learn more about how high cholesterol affects you.
Feb 1st, 2024
What Are My Treatment Options for Acne?

What Are My Treatment Options for Acne?

Skin conditions like acne need the correct treatment to prevent infection and scarring. With the right approach, you can clear up acne breakouts and restore your skin. Keep reading to learn more about treatment options. 
Jan 12th, 2024
Helping Your Kid Endure Strep Throat

Helping Your Kid Endure Strep Throat

When children have an illness like strep throat, it’s even more important for parents and caregivers to be informed about care, treatment, and symptom relief. Learn what you need to know about supporting a child with strep throat.
Oct 1st, 2023
How Can I Avoid a Yeast Infection?

How Can I Avoid a Yeast Infection?

Yeast infections can affect both men and women, but they’re especially common in women. How can you avoid a yeast infection or reduce chronic yeast infections? Read to learn helpful tips to prevent these uncomfortable infections.
Jul 31st, 2023
Help! My Child Broke Out in Hives

Help! My Child Broke Out in Hives

If raised bumps or welts known as hives appear on your child’s skin, they may be having a reaction to an allergen or other trigger. What should you do when your child breaks out in hives? Click here to learn more.
Jul 5th, 2023
How to Prepare for Your DOT Physical

How to Prepare for Your DOT Physical

Certain types of commercial driver’s licenses require a physical exam from a medical professional. Read more about what to expect at your Department of Transportation (DOT) physical and how to prepare for your exam.
Jun 1st, 2023
6 Potential Health Complications of Untreated Strep Throat

6 Potential Health Complications of Untreated Strep Throat

Strep throat isn’t a fun illness to get, and this condition can have health complications, as well. Read on to learn more about strep throat, including why you should seek treatment if you think you could have this bacterial infection.
Apr 2nd, 2023
Bronchitis vs. Pneumonia: How to Tell the Difference

Bronchitis vs. Pneumonia: How to Tell the Difference

If you can’t stop coughing after an illness, you could have a condition like pneumonia or bronchitis. What’s the difference between these lung complaints, and how do you know what’s causing your cough? Learn more here.
Mar 9th, 2023
3 STD Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

3 STD Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

If you notice any potential symptoms of a sexually transmitted disease (STD), don’t delay testing and treatment. Here are some STD symptoms it’s never a good idea to ignore as well as information on STD testing that you might need.
Feb 14th, 2023
Insulin

3 Chronic Diseases That Can Cause Insulin Resistance

Could you have insulin resistance? This condition can precede diabetes and can result from other health conditions. Read on to learn more about chronic conditions that put you at risk for insulin resistance problems.
Dec 6th, 2022
What Should I Bring to My Immigration Physical?

What Should I Bring to My Immigration Physical?

An immigration physical is an important part of the process of establishing permanent residency in the United States. What things do you need to prepare and bring with you to your immigration physical appointment? Read more here.
Nov 1st, 2022
4 Common STDs (and What to Do About Them)

4 Common STDs (and What to Do About Them)

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are a common problem — and you may not always have obvious symptoms. Click here for information about common STDs like human papillomavirus (HPV) and chlamydia as well as how to address an infection.
Oct 7th, 2022
How to Get Rid of Lice for Good

How to Get Rid of Lice for Good

Are you dealing with a head lice or body lice outbreak in your home? Don’t panic, but do act fast, as lice spread easily from person to person. Follow these tips and tricks to get rid of lice for good.
Sep 6th, 2022
5 Smart Questions to Ask at Your Next Physical

5 Smart Questions to Ask at Your Next Physical

When you come in for a yearly physical exam, you have an excellent opportunity to interact with your doctor. How can you get the most out of the appointment? These five smart questions give you the health and wellness information you need.
Aug 1st, 2022
Can I Have Diabetes and Not Be Overweight?

Can I Have Diabetes and Not Be Overweight?

The relationship between diabetes and weight is complex. Read on to understand more about what puts you at risk for developing diabetes, and what that has to do with being overweight or obese.
Jun 1st, 2022
What You Can See an Urgent Care Specialist For

What You Can See an Urgent Care Specialist For

You need expert urgent care when a medical situation that’s not a life-threatening emergency requires quick and convenient treatment. Read on to learn when it’s a good idea to see an urgent care specialist — and when you should head to the ER.
May 1st, 2022
Why You Shouldn't Ignore GERD

Why You Shouldn't Ignore GERD

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) can cause acid reflux, stomach upset, and vomiting. If you’re coping with these symptoms, don’t ignore your condition. GERD is treatable, but when left untreated it can result in complications. Learn more here.
Apr 1st, 2022
I Have Insulin Resistance. Now What?

I Have Insulin Resistance. Now What?

If your test results show you have insulin resistance, it’s time to take steps to protect your health and wellness. Read more to learn about insulin resistance, diabetes, and how you can support your health for the long term.
Mar 1st, 2022
Helping Your Child Recover From Pink Eye

Helping Your Child Recover From Pink Eye

If your child has pink eye, don’t panic. Pink eye is one of the most common eye infections in the United States, and it’s very treatable. Read to learn more about helping your child recover fully from pink eye.
Feb 1st, 2022
Why Do I Keep Getting UTIs?

Why Do I Keep Getting UTIs?

A urinary tract infection (UTI) presents an uncomfortable hassle, but repeat UTIs can become really frustrating. Read on to learn why you might be getting UTIs again and again as well as what you can do to feel better.
Jan 1st, 2022
Myths and Facts About Insulin Resistance

Myths and Facts About Insulin Resistance

Insulin resistance often precedes diabetes. Read on to learn more about the hormone insulin, and how insulin resistance affects your health. There are a lot of myths out there about diabetes, so it’s important to know the real score.
Nov 1st, 2021
What Do I Need for My Immigration Medical Evaluation?

What Do I Need for My Immigration Medical Evaluation?

As part of your immigration paperwork, you need a completed medical evaluation. Read on for more information about what to expect from your immigration medical evaluation, including what you should bring to your appointment.
Oct 4th, 2021
Do I Have a Sexually Transmitted Disease?

Do I Have a Sexually Transmitted Disease?

For people who are sexually active, knowing the signs of a sexually transmitted disease, or STD, and getting tested for STDs are important parts of personal and public health care. Here’s what you should know about STDs.
Sep 1st, 2021
How an Urgent Care Appointment Works

How an Urgent Care Appointment Works

When you need non-emergency medical care and advice right away, urgent care services are there for you. Read on to learn more about what to expect during an urgent care appointment.
Aug 11th, 2021

The Convenience of Telemedicine

Telemedicine offers a great way to get the individualized medical care you need without the hassle of getting to an in-person doctor’s office visit. Read on to learn more about what you can get done through convenient telemedicine offerings.
Jul 6th, 2021

Need a Disability Evaluation? We Can Help

To get assessed for official disability status, you need a disability evaluation from a medical professional. Read on to learn what you should know about the disability evaluation process and how we can help.
Jun 15th, 2021

How the RICE Method Can Help With Injury

If you’ve injured an ankle, knee, or shoulder, you can provide first aid care at home by following the rest, ice, compression, and elevation (RICE) method. Read to learn more about how to use the RICE method.
May 3rd, 2021

Managing Your Prescriptions Through Telemedicine

Getting your prescriptions updated or renewed can be a hassle. With telemedicine, it doesn’t have to be. Keep reading to learn more about how telemedicine can simplify your health care experience, including for prescriptions.
Apr 1st, 2021

When That Cut Deserves Medical Attention

When you or a loved one has a bad cut, how do you know if you should seek care from a doctor? Keep reading to learn what you should know about getting medical attention for a cut.
Mar 10th, 2021

Tips for Avoiding UTIs

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is never fun. UTIs are treatable, but it’s better to avoid getting the infection in the first place. Read on to learn more about reducing your chances of getting a UTI, and how you can protect your urinary tract.
Feb 11th, 2021

How You Can Manage Your High Blood Pressure at Home

If you have concerns about hypertension, take these steps to manage your blood pressure at home. Click to learn some healthy steps you can take on your own to control high blood pressure, without medication.
Jan 1st, 2021

Why Do You Still Struggle With Acne as an Adult?

If you find yourself dealing with breakouts well into adulthood, you’re not alone. You don’t have to just live with your acne, though. Learn about why acne still bothers you and discover our real strategies to get rid of your acne for good.
Dec 1st, 2020

How to Talk to Your Partner About STDs

Are you worried or embarrassed about bringing up the topic of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) with your partner? Keep reading for helpful tips and tricks to get a healthy conversation started about your sexual health.
Nov 3rd, 2020

What Conditions Are Eligible for Urgent Care?

Do you know when you should seek urgent care? In an acute medical situation, getting the care you need right away can make all the difference. Keep reading to learn what conditions make you eligible for urgent care.
Oct 1st, 2020

5 Types of STDs and How They're Treated

If you have concerning symptoms or reason to think you could have contracted a sexually transmitted disease from a partner, seek screening and medical support as soon as possible. Read on to learn about STD treatment.
Sep 3rd, 2020

All About Your Immigration Physical

As part of the US immigration process, you need to undergo a physical exam performed by a doctor who’s authorized by US Citizenship and Immigration Services. We can help! Learn what to expect during your immigration physical.
Aug 12th, 2020

Injured on the Job? We Can Assess Your Disability

An injury on the job can cause lasting pain or leave you unable to continue to work. When a job-related injury occurs, it’s smart to get assessed by a doctor promptly to determine if you can claim temporary or permanent disability assistance.
Jul 15th, 2020

What is Telemedicine and How it Can Help You

Telemedicine can help you get the medical care you need, even if you can't visit a doctor's office in person. More than ever, as people cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, you should know about the many potential benefits of telemedicine.
Jun 11th, 2020

5 Keys to Lowering Your Blood Pressure

Are you worried about high blood pressure? Also called hypertension, high blood pressure increases your risk of a heart attack or stroke. Thankfully, there's a lot you can do to lower your blood pressure.
May 14th, 2020

Tips for Protecting Yourself Against Viruses

Viruses are a type of germ and can cause many types of diseases. While you can't see microscopic viruses, you can still take action to protect yourself from viral infection and disease. Read more to learn what to do to stay safe from viruses.
Apr 16th, 2020

Don’t Let Hay Fever Get You Down This Spring

Are you concerned about dealing with your hay fever this spring? Changes in season and the reappearance of pollens can leave you sneezing or itchy. Here’s what you can do to take charge of your hay fever.
Mar 6th, 2020

UTIs and STDs Share Some Symptoms: How To Tell Them Apart

When burning feelings or discomfort turn up in your genital area, women face a question: Is it a urinary tract infection (UTI) or sexually transmitted disease (STD)? Here's how to tell the difference between these conditions.
Feb 12th, 2020

When Should I See a Doctor About Bronchitis?

With winter comes flu and cold season — which can also lead to bronchitis. In some cases, you can simply weather this inflammation in your airways, but there are times when seeking medical care for bronchitis is a good idea.
Dec 2nd, 2019

Myths and Facts About HPV

Are you wondering about those warts on your genitals but are too embarrassed to ask about them? They’re likely a sign of HPV, the most common STD. The good news is it’s treatable and beatable if you know the facts.
Oct 31st, 2019

How Adult-Onset Allergies Differ From Childhood Allergies

If you think of allergies as developing in childhood and perhaps extending into adulthood, that’s not the whole story. Increasingly, adults with no history of reacting to an allergen are finding themselves under attack. Take a moment to learn more.
Oct 16th, 2019
Do you “feel the burn” in your throat or even down to your stomach after eating? You may have gastroesophageal reflux disease

Top Triggers to Avoid If You Have GERD

Do you “feel the burn” in your throat or even down to your stomach after eating? You may have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Learn which triggers you should avoid to ease your symptoms.
Sep 3rd, 2019

Learn About the Many Benefits of Telemedicine

The times you’d most like to see a doctor are often when you feel like going out the least. Learn how telemedicine helps bridge this gap, bringing your doctor virtually to you.
Jun 17th, 2019

Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.
Feb 20th, 2024

10 Rules to Follow If You Have Oily Skin

Many of us struggled with oily skin during our teenage years, but not everyone outgrows it. If you are one of those who still must deal with the ongoing consequences of having oily skin, you might be interested in the following 10 tips.
Feb 22nd, 2019

Help Your Heart with a Few Extra Hours of Sleep Each Day

It should be no surprise to anyone that 50 – 70 million Americans don’t get the restorative sleep they need. Just note the number of advertisements for mattresses, pillows, and mattress toppers we see everyday that all promise to deliver the perfect night’
Jan 31st, 2019

6 Skin Conditions You May Be Experiencing

Is that a simple pimple? Is it rosacea? Should I worry about that new mole? Our skin happens to be our largest external organ. It is what the world sees, the environment touches, and it’s difficult for us to ignore if something is amiss.
Oct 18th, 2018

Make Heart Health An Everyday Habit

One can hardly pick up a frozen dinner, boxed cereal, or any prepackaged food and not notice the “Heart Healthy” label splashed all over the item. Relying on these marketing ploys alone will typically NOT provide much that is truly heart healthy.
Jul 26th, 2018

5 Tips to Prevent Summertime Injuries

Summer weather means fun activities, enjoying the outdoors, and participating in new sports, but did you know that it can also mean an increase in injuries?
Jun 14th, 2018

What To Do At Your Next Doctor’s Visit

No doubt if you asked doctors this question, many of them would say that one of the most important things to do at your next doctor’s visit is be on time. This is especially true with early morning appointments.
May 31st, 2018

Three Easy Steps to Prevent the Flu

Per the CDC’s latest reports, the flu has now been reported as widespread in 42 states plus New York City and the District of Columbia, with 53 pediatric flu-related deaths reported so far.
Mar 12th, 2018