Should I Go to the Doctor for Strep Throat?

Should I Go to the Doctor for Strep Throat?

Strep throat is a very common infection in America, affecting between 11,000 and 24,000 people every year. While it is more common among children and adolescents, adults aren’t immune from this treatable infection! In fact, if you do get strep throat, it’s important...
What to Do If You Get a Bladder Infection

What to Do If You Get a Bladder Infection

Bladder infections are the most common form of UTI (urinary tract infection). They are very painful to experience and can also have serious repercussions if not diagnosed and treated correctly. Read on as our team at AFC Urgent Care NC walks you through what to do if...
Could My Pet Get COVID-19?

Could My Pet Get COVID-19?

It’s rare, but it’s possible. Even though none of the reported cases of COVID-19 among animals have resulted in death, it’s still important to be careful around your fur-baby if you get sick with the coronavirus. Read on as our team at AFC Urgent Care NC provides some...
What Is “Maskne”?

What Is “Maskne”?

Have annoying pimples been popping up around your nose and mouth lately? If your answer is yes, you’re not alone. With the many of us wearing masks throughout our day, mask-related acne, or “maskne,” has become something many of us have had to deal with. Our team at...