How to Know You’re Allergic to Insect Bites

Did you know that up to 100 people die every year from an allergic reaction to an insect bite or sting? And the CDC thinks that number doesn’t even account for bite- and sting-related deaths mistakenly diagnosed as a heart attack or stroke. Ouch!  With summer right around the corner, you may be worried about … Continued

How to Choose the Best Urgent Care Clinic in Gonzales

When an emergency strikes, you may have no choice but to rush to your local emergency room. But when an injury or illness isn’t life-threatening, or when you need healthcare but your local physician isn’t available, the ER isn’t your only option. In fact, with high costs, ranging anywhere from a $50 copay to several … Continued

Burn Would Care: 5 Signs You Need Medical Attention

Did you know that as many as 27% of emergency room visits could’ve been treated at urgent care clinics? Americans could save a whopping $4.4 billion each year if people learned how to identify the severity of their injuries. Burns can be tricky for the average person to assess. This article is going to walk … Continued

5 Warning Signs You’ve Got a Bladder Infection

About 80% of women suffer from bladder infections and account for 8 million trips to the doctor each year. Men will also succumb to them more frequently after the age of 50. They are extremely common and can strike children also. But what are the signs and symptoms of a bladder infection? How do you … Continued