COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, is a brand-new virus in the news for how quickly it is spreading, with 41 presumptive positive cases reported in the state as of March 10th. This virus was originally detected in Wuhan, China, and has quickly made its way worldwide. COVID-19 is unlike many other illnesses and scientists […]
STD testing is a topic that’s very important, but there’s a stigma around it that leaves many people afraid to talk about it. STD testing is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, it’s something that shows you care about your body and your health! If you’re unsure how often to get STD testing or […]
It is hard to go through life without being stressed at one point or another. However, while some amount of stress is normal, when it becomes chronic and starts affecting your ability to get through your days, then it can become an issue for your health, including your heart health.
As we continue to recognize American […]
Does it seem like each year when winter rolls around you feel more tired and anxious than usual? You are not alone. In fact, seasonal affective disorder is diagnosed in 10 million people living in the United States each year.
The condition is fairly common, which is why our team at AFC Urgent Care Springfield wants […]
Handwashing is something that we learn at a young age and use for the rest of our lives. Unfortunately, it’s easy to get a little lazy over the years and years of hand washing. It may seem silly to reevaluate the way you wash your hands after so many years of doing it, but it’s […]
The winter can be a wonderful time of year. Families all over the world come together to enjoy what can be a winter wonderland. As snow blankets homes and cities, one can forget just how dangerous winter can be. While the holidays may come and go, the inconvenience of the snow lingers long into the […]
With Bladder Health Month this November, our team at AFC Urgent Care Springfield wants you to start paying attention to a part of your body you might not think about until you go to the restroom—your bladder. There are several bladder problems out there, including cystitis, overactive bladder, and interstitial cystitis. In today’s blog, we’re going […]
November is Bladder Health Month! We don’t often think about our bladders until something is wrong, but this month provides the opportunity to learn more about keeping the bladder healthy. Read on as our team at AFC Urgent Care Springfield offers some perspective on the topic.
What Are the Symptoms of Bladder Issues?
While many of us […]
Staying healthy is no easy task in our busy modern world. Knowing a few simple facts and tips about your health is the key to incorporating health consciousness whenever you possibly can. Check out these men’s health facts and suggestions that could help you lead a longer and healthier life!
Oral Health Hack
If you suffer from […]
School is an exciting time for children and parents alike, but it’s also a time that comes with some new risks. Children are naturally more prone to illness due to their developing immune system. When you combine that with the high number of children in one place every day at school, it’s no wonder that […]