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Flu Shots – Moving Beyond the Myths

October 15, 2018

At RapidMed Urgent Care Center, we provide an extensive list of services to anyone who walks into our facility. This includes any urgent care needs, along with the multitude of health issues that can be categorized under primary care. We are here for you seven days a week, whether you visit our offices, or prefer to contact us from your computer, tablet, or phone. But did you know that we also ...

Allergies

Fall Allergies and How to Cope With Them

September 25, 2018

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Allergies are largely associated with the spring and summer time, as pollen fills the air. However, as some of us unfortunately know, allergens of different types can thrive in all temperatures and environments. In this article, we’ll go over some of the allergens that are particularly prominent in the fall, and how these allergies can be treated. In actuality, the summer allergens are often ...

Kids Safety: Helmets, Concussions and What’s In Store

Children's Urgent Care: Neck and Spine Safety A frequently asked question I receive involve helmets, "Dr. what is the best helmet to prevent my child from having a concussion?" The standard answer is unsatisfying for most people, and to date, still holds true. Having a properly fitted helmet and mouthguard is still one of the most critical elements in the athlete's safety from severe head ...

Back to School – Keeping Your Kids Healthy

September 19, 2018

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Flu Season With the school year now beginning, many parents are concerned about their kids getting sick. Many parents feel like their kids are constantly getting sick and wonder if there is anything they can do to prevent this. Needless to say, not all illness is preventable, but there are things that can be done to decrease your family’s chances of getting sick. The most important thing ...

The Disease Mosquitoes Can Cause

August 27, 2018

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The diseases mosquitoes can cause are many, but these are the ones you most need to know about. Transmitting them across continents sometimes, these pests can do a lot of damage if left unchecked. Luckily, a mosquito bite isn't very likely to kill you. Here's the breakdown. The Diseases Mosquitoes Can Cause It's scary to think that something so common as mosquito could land you in an urgent ...

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