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Celebrate National Immunization Awareness Month With AFC

August is National Immunization Awareness Month, and AFC Urgent Care encourages you to stop in to ensure you and your family are up-to-date on your vaccinations. As the best defense against many serious, and sometimes deadly, diseases, it is recommended that people stay current with vaccines.

17th August 2017

Learn The Symptoms Of Heat-Related Illnesses

It doesn't take much to overheat your body when it's hot out. Even if you dress appropriately, hydrate regularly and avoid peak sun hours, you still might find yourself suffering from heat-related illnesses.

1st August 2017

Why Urgent Care Clinics Are So Busy In The Summer

Summer is a busy time for urgent care centers. Knowing what some of the most common summer injuries are can help you avoid them.
21st July 2017

Don't Wait To Schedule An Annual Exam

Find Out How Important It Is to Regularly See A Primary Care Physician For A Wellness Visit
3rd May 2017

6 Investments You Can Make For A Healthier You

Maintaining your health not only takes determination, it can cost money. Fortunately, even with a tight budget, there are some affordable purchases you can make to help protect your health.

28th April 2017

Five Tips to Help Fight Allergy Symptoms

People who suffer from seasonal allergies are bracing for what is expected to be an early and long allergy season. They know that scratchy eyes and drippy noses are about to make an appearance. They are waiting, with tissues in hand, for the season to pass and their symptoms to subside.

10th April 2017

Sports Medicine Specialists - Keeping Active People Healthy and Happy

In a specialized area of medicine that requires a significant amount of advanced training in both the treatment and prevention of injury, a Sports Medicine Specialist can often help patients minimize the effects of a debilitating injury.

31st March 2017

Allergies - Your Guide to Understanding and Managing Symptoms

It might seem like a cold at first, but with over half (54.6%) of U.S. residents estimated to test positive for at least one or more allergens, that stuffy nose might actually be allergies.

30th March 2017

Asking "How do I find an urgent care near me?"

Get tips and tricks to help you locate urgent care clinics near you.
21st March 2017

February is American Heart Month. Do You Have a Healthy Heart?

February is American Heart Month, which strives to educate Americans about the dangers of heart disease and the steps that you can take to minimize its risk. Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States, as about one-out-of-four deaths can be attributed to heart disease each year. 

22nd February 2017