Ways to Effectively Treat Nausea

Ways to Effectively Treat Nausea

Nausea is one of the most unpleasant feelings out there, and some people are more prone to feeling it than others. Even though the feeling of nausea is pretty miserable, it’s also extremely treatable. There are lots of things you can do at home to get your stomach...
Should I Be Worried About Bronchitis This Year?

Should I Be Worried About Bronchitis This Year?

Most bouts of bronchitis are caused by a virus, and the past year and a half has basically been one long virus season. Like other viruses, COVID-19 can cause bronchitis, and if you have chronic bronchitis or other underlying health problems, you’re more likely to...
Everything You Need to Know About Gout

Everything You Need to Know About Gout

For those who have gout, you’re well aware of how painful this condition can be. In fact, did you know that the condition now affects about 8.3 million Americans or 4% of the population? Read on as our team at AFC Urgent Care NC provides some further information about...
How Should I Treat an Animal Bite?

How Should I Treat an Animal Bite?

Getting bitten by an animal can happen to anyone, and it’s even more common during the summer months. Whether you’ve been bitten recently or not, it’s important to know what to do if your cat, dog or some other type of animal gets agitated and decides to take it out...
Why Do We Get Heat Rash?

Why Do We Get Heat Rash?

As the weather starts to warm up and temperatures climb, the likelihood of getting a heat rash becomes greater and greater. We all know that heat rash is a thing, but it’s possible that not too many of us have ever actually experienced one. So, how does heat rash even...
Should I Avoid Getting an X-ray?

Should I Avoid Getting an X-ray?

We understand that not all injuries or conditions require X-ray exams, but it’s definitely better safe than sorry—especially when you’re experiencing pain. Our AFC Urgent Care NC team provides further info on X-rays below, so read on! What Is an X-ray? An X-ray is a...