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16Dec, 2015

The How to Guide to Cold and Flu Prevention

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Winter is the season when people around us are most afflicted with cough, cold and flu. We cannot avoid being surrounded by people, but can certainly take measures to prevent the onset of infections. Here are some tips for cold and flu prevention to stay healthy this winter: 1. Hand wash Washing your hands is the single most important tip that cannot be emphasized enough. Remember to wash your hands every time you use the washroom. In addition, avoid touching your face as this allows disease-causing germs easy access into […]
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19Apr, 2015

How To Choose A High Blood Pressure Doctor?

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High blood pressure or hypertension is often called as a silent disease. Because one doesn’t even know that he/she has the problem. It doesn’t show up any signs and symptoms. Nonetheless, it damages the body and eventually can lead to problems like heart disease. So, regular monitoring of your blood pressure is very much essential, particularly if it has ever been high ore above the normal range or if you have a family history of hypertension. As hypertension is the leading cause of heart disease, you may also need to […]
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19Apr, 2015

Burn Injury Treatment At Urgent Care Center!

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Burn injury can be caused by various factors, such as friction, heat and electricity. A burn injury can differ greatly concerning the kind of tissue that is affected by the injury, how rigorous the burn injury is, and the health complications that effect from a burn injury. During these cases, immediately consult your urgent care provider. Burn injury can not only damage your skin, also they can affect the inner parts of the skin such as muscles, blood vessels and bones as well. Burn injury can cause great pain due […]
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12Apr, 2015

Heart Attack Symptoms That Signal A Medical Emergency!

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A blockage in the arteries of heart reduces or totally stops the blood supply to the heart resulting in the formation of a blood clot and totally stops the blood flow to the coronary artery. This situation can result in heart attack or stroke. Irreversible injury to the heart muscle usually occurs if medical help is not received promptly. Here are the symptoms of heart attack that signal a medical emergency: Chest pain or chest discomfort: Chest discomfort causes a tight ache, pressure, fullness or squeezing in the center of […]
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9Dec, 2011

Depression Help At Urgent Care Center

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Depression is a serious, often life-threatening illness. It can affect a person at any stage and age of the life. Getting depression screening and treatment is very essential. In order to speed up the recover help, seeking depression help is very much important. Depression is not just joylessness or sadness, but also it is lack of emotional, psychic and physical energy that combines with a sense of helplessness and hopelessness. Depression help from AppleMd includes: Our depression specialists recommend medications that can be a big help for depressed people. These […]
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18Nov, 2011

Symptoms of Convulsions That Need Emergency Care!

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Convulsions are a medical condition in which a person’s body appears to shake in an uncomfortable manner. When a person experiences this kind of condition, muscles in his/her body quick contractions and relaxations very frequently. This can lead to rapid shaking movements. Though the convulsions are quite traumatic, usually they are harmless to the person experiencing them. Usually convulsions last from 30 seconds to two minutes. Sometimes convulsions occur for a quite long time. If the convulsions last 15 minutes or more, then they should need emergency care. When a […]
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7Nov, 2011

When A Broken Bone Protrudes Through The Skin?

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A broken bone sticking out of the skin is called an open fracture. This is a very important distinction because when a broken bone penetrates the skin there is a need for immediate medical attention. Generally operation is required to clean the area of the fracture. Due to the risk of infection, there are more often problems associated with healing when a fracture is open to the skin. Causes of open fracture: They are typically due to high-energy injuries such as car crashes, sport injuries or falls. Treating an open […]
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3Nov, 2011

Depression Symptoms That Signal A Medical Emergency

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Feeling depressed from time to time is a natural part of our life. When this despair and emptiness take hold and won’t go away, then it is called as depression. But you will get a question that how to identify whether you are under depression or not. Here are few signs and symptoms, and when they won’t go away you may be suffering from clinical depression. Not sleeping well or sleeping too much Unable to concentrate on any task or find that easy tasks now become difficult Feeling hopeless and […]
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1Nov, 2011

List Of Pulmonary Diseases That Need Urgent Care!

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Pulmonary diseases are also known as lung diseases. These are the third biggest cause of death in America. There are various kinds of pulmonary diseases that can vary greatly in severity. Major types of pulmonary diseases include: asthma, emphysema, tuberculosis, pneumonia, and lung cancer. All these pulmonary diseases make lift extremely difficult and severe cases of pulmonary diseases can also result in death. The only thing that you can fight with pulmonary diseases is diagnosing them early and seeking immediate treatment. Here is the brief overview about each pulmonary disease: […]
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22Oct, 2011

Symptoms of Severe Dehydration that Signal Immediate Visit to Urgent Care

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Do you have any idea about extreme dehydration? Extreme dehydration is a problem with desert travelers. It is the most common problem and is sometimes lead to death also. Extreme dehydration is a medical condition that needs immediate care or serious condition can lead, even death. In the cases of severe dehydration, your body losses more fluids than it take in a short span of time, perhaps in a day or two. A largely dehydrated bodies lose its ability to perform its normal functions. Major causes of severe dehydration: Not […]
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