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10 Tips for Managing Your High Blood Pressure Jul 15th, 2019

Relying on medication to manage high blood pressure may work for a while, or help lower it initially, but you shouldn’t consider it a long-term cure for hypertension — the silent killer. Instead, it’s a better idea to make some dietary and lifestyle changes that can have long-term effects on...

Break or Sprain? Only an X-ray Can Tell for Sure Jun 17th, 2019

Minor injuries happen to everyone. Any normal daily activity, like walking downstairs or stepping off a curb, could lead to a potential problem. If you’re an athlete (or act like one) your risk is significantly higher. But once you injure yourself, how do you know the extent of the damage?...

5 Benefits of Urgent Care versus the Hospital ER May 10th, 2019

If you’ve been injured or you’re feeling awful, the last thing you want to do is head into the cold and busy environment of a hospital emergency room, where you may wait for hours before you get any answers and, more importantly, relief. At UrgentMed, our top priority is to...

How to Know the Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infection Jun 7th, 2018

Urinary tract infection(UTI) is a bacterial infection mainly attacks structures that pass urine out of the body. These structures include the urethra, ureters or even the urinary bladder. Any of this parts that assist in eliminating urine from the body can be infected. Extreme levels of the infection are determined by...

Why occupational health service? Why it is necessary? Apr 16th, 2018

Many people understand occupational health as wellbeing in their places of work. However, occupational health is an important factor for the employees in any work field. It entails employees staying healthy and their working field being kept in better conditions for their health. When the health of employees is being taken care...

Why Walk-in Clinics are Best Place to Get Flu Shots ? Jan 31st, 2018

The Flu is a viral respiratory disease commonly mistaken for the common cold. However, the Flu is a lot more dangerous and can lead to other health complications such as sinuses, pneumonia, and various infections. Nobody wants to have the Flu. You can prevent contracting the Flu by getting a Flu Shot. In America, the...

What is Interventional Pain Management Jan 30th, 2018

Pain: A word which in itself is really very painful. Pain has a drastic effect on one’s lifestyle. A person in pain can’t perform to his fullest. And if the pain is physical, in some cases it almost changes the entire lifestyle. SO Here I am writing about the Interventional Pain...

5 Symptoms you need to know, while you are having an allergic reaction Dec 27th, 2017

An allergic reaction occurs naturally when your body receives fallen materials or substances that are highly sensitive to it. Bodies react differently to different substances and that’ explains why people are not allergic to same things. Also, the rates of allergic reactions vary from mild, like that of a small rash, to harsh reactions...

Tips for Staying Healthy in Flu Season Nov 30th, 2017

GET FLU SHOT FROM URGENT MED ONLY ON $30 BOOK YOUR SLOT NOW Flu is a respiratory disorder that results from a change in weather and climate. Each season has got its own flu shot. This is because the disease is caused by viruses that keep on mutating. These viruses, however, can...

Flu shot vaccine of 2017-18 and how to prevent from flu Oct 30th, 2017

Have you taken steps to protect yourself and your loved ones from flu this season? If you haven’t then it’s time to go for a flu shot. This is the first and foremost step towards preventing flu. Flu is a dangerous and infectious illness that infects millions of Americans every year. It results...

8 Possible Ways: How to prevent Flu Sep 29th, 2017

Flu is a short form of influenza. This is a disease which is mainly characterized by respiratory symptoms like nasal passages. It’s also characterized by fever, inflammation of eyes, general prostration and it’s mainly caused by a virus. It’s commonly a contagious disease which at times happens to be an...

6 Health Considerations for International Travelers Aug 30th, 2017

HEALTH AND IN INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL Every year, over 900 million people travel all over the globe. Travelers make journeys in and outside their countries, over borders and seas. These travelers are exposed to risks as they move from one region to another. Proper precautions are thus recommended to ensure that sickness...

Immigration Medical Exam Guide: What to Expect & How we do the best Jul 25th, 2017

A medical examination is a must have if your visa application is ever to be considered. Immigration medical exams are quite important as they assure the health and safety of both the visa applicant and citizens of the visiting nation. Everyone, no matter the age or gender of the individual has to undergo this...

What to consider when choosing the best urgent care clinic? Jul 25th, 2017

What to look for when choosing urgent care clinic in cases of emergency and non-life-threatening conditions like head and neck injuries, severe chest pains, uncontrolled bleeding, and laceration, one will need urgent health care services. There are urgent health care centers all over which are usually of less cost and...

7 Habits that make allergies worse May 27th, 2017

1.SLEEP DEPRIVATION: Less than 8 hours of sleep reduces the strength of the immune system, hence making it difficult for our body to fight against irritants. Also, irregular sleep schedule leads to an imbalance in the overall metabolic process of the body which further weakens our immunity. Hence complete rest...