What Is the Treatment for a Kidney Infection?

What Is the Treatment for a Kidney Infection?

If you’ve been diagnosed with a kidney infection, you will definitely need to visit the doctor to get the proper treatment. But what does that look like? Our team at AFC Urgent Care Fountain City is here to help you feel more informed about kidney infections and their...
How Can I Know If My Child Has an Ear Infection?

How Can I Know If My Child Has an Ear Infection?

Did you know? Ear infections are one of the leading reasons parents take their young children to the doctor. Although ear infections are quite common among children, that doesn’t make them any less important to deal with promptly! Read on as our team at AFC Urgent...
When Do I Need to Get a Strep Test?

When Do I Need to Get a Strep Test?

Strep throat is a very common infection. Many of us probably remember getting it when we were younger, but strep still affects approximately 11,000 to 24,000 Americans every year, according to the CDC. Read on as our team at AFC Urgent Care Fountain City shares some...
Is Back Pain a Common COVID-19 Symptom?

Is Back Pain a Common COVID-19 Symptom?

COVID-19 symptoms are still somewhat of a mystery. It’s a little more common to experience things like fever and loss of taste, but it’s also common to not experience any symptoms at all, even if you’ve tested positive for the virus. So, what about back pain? Read on...

A Guide to Dealing With Yeast Infections

To say the least, yeast infections are very uncomfortable. They cause itching, swelling and redness, but they are very common and treatable. In fact, nearly three out of four women will experience one at sometime in their lives. Because this infection is so common,...
Will the Flu Vaccine Help Me Not Get COVID-19?

Will the Flu Vaccine Help Me Not Get COVID-19?

Getting your flu shot is more important than ever, but does it help protect against the awful coronavirus? That’s a question on the minds of many people. Read on as our team at AFC Urgent Care Fountain City provides some answers. Why Is the Flu Shot So Important? The...
Is Good Posture Really That Important?

Is Good Posture Really That Important?

You know, it really is! And the reason that good posture is so important is because your posture is linked to your spine health. Too much bad posture and your spine will eventually suffer. Lots of good posture and it will likely thrive as you age. Read on as our team...
What Should I Shy Away From If I’m Sick?

What Should I Shy Away From If I’m Sick?

It’s safe to say that many of us love reaching for those comfort foods when we’re feeling a little under the weather. While fruits and veggies are better for us, cookies and ice cream are much more fun to eat. While those things are definitely tasty, they won’t do...
Is Midnight Snacking Bad for Me?

Is Midnight Snacking Bad for Me?

Snacking sure is fun, isn’t it? If you’re trying to lose weight, however, those late-night snacking binges are not a great idea. Not only are you less active in the late hours, but the snack options you reach for are probably not healthy fruits and veggies. At AFC...