What Is a Respiratory Infection?

What Is a Respiratory Infection?

Millions of respiratory infections are diagnosed in the United States each year. As soon as the symptoms begin to appear, the only thing you can probably think about is finding relief as soon as possible. Our team at AFC Urgent Care Fountain City wants you to start...
Do I Have Strep Throat or Just a Sore Throat?

Do I Have Strep Throat or Just a Sore Throat?

A sore throat could be the first symptom experienced when a person has many medical conditions, including a cold or the flu. That’s why it’s important to seek medical attention if your sore throat lasts for more than a few days. Our team at AFC Urgent Care Fountain...
What Causes You to Cough?

What Causes You to Cough?

Sometimes it cannot be unexplained. You can be fine one minute and coughing the next. In many cases, it seems like you can be fine throughout the day and then start having coughing attacks at night. The best way to get rid of that cough is to determine what’s causing...
What Does a Wet Cough vs. a Dry Cough Mean?

What Does a Wet Cough vs. a Dry Cough Mean?

We’ve all been there when a cough takes over and, for a second, you think it will never end. Especially in Fountain City and surrounding communities, the pollen is everywhere—which is probably the culprit behind much of our coughing. Did you know that there are...
How Long Does a Sinus Infection Last?

How Long Does a Sinus Infection Last?

Chances are by now you or someone you know in Fountain City has experienced a sinus infection already this year. While sinus infections should last for less than four weeks, in some cases, chronic sinusitis can last for much longer. Fortunately, there are ways you can...