Flu Shot: Get Yours in October

The CDC has released flu shot vaccine guidelines for this year's (2019-2020) flu season, which starts in earnest around the beginning of November. It takes about two weeks for a flu vaccine to give you full protection, so you want to get your flu shot before the end of October. It’s really important that you do give the vaccine time to settle in. Flu season really starts to ramp up in October and … ..read more... about Flu Shot: Get Yours in October

Emergency Room or Urgent Care: Which is Right for Me?

So you wake up with a raging fever, a very sore throat, difficulty swallowing and breathing hurts. Should you go to the emergency room or wait until your nearest urgent care opens up? Emergency Room or Urgent Care, which is right for you? Compare the most common reasons people visit an urgent care or an emergency room: ERs must, by Federal law, provide care for all patients who come in, … ..read more... about Emergency Room or Urgent Care: Which is Right for Me?