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...

Can I Treat My Child’s Ear Infection at Home?

It’s no secret that ear infections among children and toddlers are very common, but that doesn’t make them any easier to deal with as a parent. Ear infections are very painful for kids, but they’re also very treatable. Do you have to go to the doctor to help your...