What Should I Know About Kidney Stones?

What Should I Know About Kidney Stones?

If you are younger than age 40, you might think that kidney stones are things you won’t have to worry about for at least another 10 years. While it’s true that they most commonly affect people over age 40, they can affect anyone at any age, so it’s important to be...
How Can I Get Spring Allergy Relief?

How Can I Get Spring Allergy Relief?

As beautiful as spring is, it’s peak allergy season for millions of Americans every year. Pollen is everywhere, which causes our immune systems to overreact. If you’re totally over dealing with allergy symptoms, how can you get some relief? Our AFC Urgent Care...
Why Am I Getting So Many Bruises?

Why Am I Getting So Many Bruises?

You wake up in the morning and see another bruise and think, “How did this get here?” Even if you don’t remember bumping into something or falling, bruises can show up on the body. Is there a time when you should be concerned about the amount of bruises that are...
What Are Signs of Gastrointestinal Disease?

What Are Signs of Gastrointestinal Disease?

Gastrointestinal (GI) diseases are actually more common than you might realize. In fact, more than 20 million Americans suffer from chronic gastrointestinal diseases, while 62 million Americans are diagnosed with new GI issues every year. So, even though stomachaches...
What Are the Symptoms of Mono?

What Are the Symptoms of Mono?

Mono is called the “kissing disease” for good reason. This contagious illness is most often transmitted through bodily fluids, such as saliva, which obviously happens when you kiss someone or share utensils like spoons or forks. This illness is most common among young...