2022

3 Benefits Of Urgent Care Facilities Over Physician Offices

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When a life-threatening injury or condition arises, you usually rush to the emergency room for treatment. But if the injury or ailment is not life-threatening, you can visit a physician or an urgent care center. But the benefits you get from an urgent care center outweigh those of a physician’s office. Here are three reasons to visit an urgent care center for minor health issues instead of a physician’s office. …

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3 Pediatric Gastrointestinal Problems

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Some people only think about gastrointestinal disorders affecting adults, but many of them can start from birth or during childhood. There are several gastrointestinal disorders that can occur in children. Food Intolerances Food intolerances can cause a host of symptoms, making children sick and leading to poor quality of life. The most common food intolerances are lactose intolerance and gluten intolerance (celiac disease). Issues with lactose intolerance may be more obvious, especially when babies rely on formula.…

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What To Expect In An MRI Scan For Structural Abnormalities In The Head-Neck Junction

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If your primary care physician suspects that you have an abnormal structural condition in your head and neck junction, they can order an MRI to confirm their suspicion so they can give you a referral to a neurosurgeon and/or a neurologist, based on the findings. Sometimes, however, structural issues aren’t discovered in an MRI scan unless there are multiple images taken. Here are a few things to expect when having an MRI scan for a suspected structural abnormality in your head and neck junction.…

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3 Ways Preventative Care Encourages Your Child's Development

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If you’re used to only going to the doctor when you’re injured or sick, taking your child to the doctor for regular preventative care may not be a concept that you’re used to. There are multiple benefits associated with preventative care visits, such as encouraging your child’s development. Here are a few ways regular preventative care benefits your child’s development.  1. Preventative Care Visits Help Detect Health Issues as Early as Possible …

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