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Safety During Holiday Season

Deeper Look: Practice Safety this Holiday Season

December 25, 2017

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Going to see the family for the holidays can be stressful enough, so I hate to add more fuel to the fire. But you should be aware of this: ER and Urgent Care visit rates rise 5-12% in the winter. Oh, and those visits are significantly more likely to be fatal. The bottom line is this: the holiday season is full of hazards that you need to be considering. The consequences of not doing so could be ...

Urgent Care Thanksgiving

How to Burn Off Thanksgiving Calories

December 5, 2017

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Ready for a fact that you don’t want to hear? According to the Calorie Control Council, the average American consumes 4,500 calories over the course of Thanksgiving, with 3,000 of these coming from dinner alone. Given our recent breakdown of what you consume during Thanksgiving, this number shouldn’t be all that surprising. However, knowing how many calories you’re likely to consume ...

Urgent Care Sweet Tooth

Things A Sweet Tooth Can Cause

December 3, 2017

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The holidays are a wonderful time. You’ll spend most of it with family, having feast like meals and downing sweets. Unfortunately, those sweets can become an issue. An infographic published by Visual.ly in 2013 has some neat fun facts about Halloween, the holiday during which the most candy is consumed. For example, they show us what Halloween spending looks like nationally: $2.6 billion on ...

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