Falling Victim to Allergies

As summer ends and we slide into fall, those dreaded allergies start to appear again for up to 30% of Americans.  Commonly known as “Hay Fever”, the fall allergies can be quite miserable for those that fall victim to this ragweed pollen. There are 17…

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Beware of this plant this summer!

When you think of summer, outdoors, and skin; most people think about a great summer tan.  Well this time of year can be full of problems for your skin.  Rashes, burns, and bites seem to be abundant during the summer months.  In particular that plant…

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It sure feels good to soak up the sun!

It sure feels good to soak up the sun’s rays at the pool while you’re working on that summer tan.  Most of us are aware of the potential risk of skin cancer with sun exposure but did you know that the sun causes most of…

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‘Tis the Season to be Snotty

Tis the season to be snotty, itchy and sneezy.   Spring is in the air, literally.  This time of year as the weather warms up, the airborne pollens send allergen levels through the roof.  That means for millions of Americans, allergy symptoms will soon be in…

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Should I Go to the ER or Urgent Care?

Note: This article is meant to provide general information on the difference between ER and urgent care. It is not intended as medical advice for your specific situation, injury or condition. Unfortunately, illnesses and injuries can happen at the least convenient times…like the evening or…

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