Can I Go to Urgent Care for UTI Treatment?

A urinary tract infection, also known as a UTI or bladder infection, is a common medical complaint. Affecting women more often than men, a UTI is an infection of the urinary system, which includes the urethra and bladder. In more severe cases, the kidneys can become involved. The result is an uncomfortable infection resulting in … Continued

Should I Go to Urgent Care for Swollen Lymph Nodes? Here’s What to Know

Experiencing swollen lymph nodes can be concerning, often prompting questions about when to seek medical attention.  Understanding the basics—what swollen lymph nodes are, their causes, associated symptoms, and when urgent care is necessary—can guide you in making informed decisions about your health.  Continue reading to learn more.  What are Swollen Lymph Nodes? Lymph nodes are … Continued

How to Know If You Need Stitches

Accidents happen all the time– it’s human nature. Whether it’s a paper cut or a scraped knee, even the accidental slip of a kitchen knife during fruit and vegetable chopping is common in nearly everyone’s life.  While many cuts are minor and produce minor bleeding and mild pain, some necessitate more attention or stitches. So, … Continued

How to Treat a Dog Bite: Here’s What to Know

Dog bites can be a distressing experience, leaving both physical and emotional wounds.  Whether you’ve been nipped, scratched, or bitten, responding promptly and appropriately is crucial to minimize the risk of infection and ensure proper wound healing.  In this blog post, we will provide you with essential information on how to treat a dog bite, … Continued

When to Worry About a Tick Bite

When to Worry About a Tick Bite It’s getting to be that time of year again when we find ourselves spending more time outdoors to enjoy the sunshine and warmer temperatures.  While a hike in the woods or extra playtime in the backyard may sound harmless, they can come with its dangers, especially when it … Continued