Spring cleaning is typically meant to help us remove the dust and dirt we’ve accumulated over the course of a cold winter inside. For seasonal allergy sufferers, spring cleaning can be like medicine. How, you might ask? By getting rid of the allergens that causes seasonal allergy suffering. If your seasonal allergies are kicking up, […]
With allergy season upon us, it can be tempting to schedule a visit with your primary care physician to find some relief. Unfortunately, trying to set up a doctor’s visit can result in a logistical nightmare as you struggle to schedule a timely appointment that fits in your busy schedule.
It can take days or sometimes […]
Don’t Let Seasonal Allergies Keep You From Enjoying Spring
For some people, this beautiful spring season is nothing but misery, due to the constant sneezing, congestion, itchy eyes and countless other exhausting symptoms. For bird and nature enthusiasts however, the season brings a bounty of enjoyment – nesting birds, the return of migratory birds and a […]
Coughing, sore throat and fever, oh my! Your child is definitely sick, but with what? The cold and flu viruses can often be tricky for parents to tell apart because many of the symptoms are the same, but there are several signs that your child has more than just a cold. Here’s what to look […]
At the start of every New Year, we all make resolutions to improve our health and our daily lives. Often during the hustle and bustle of the New Year, we end up forgetting or neglecting our resolutions, which makes our goals that much harder to accomplish. This year, why not break from that pattern, and […]
Getting sick during the holidays is no fun! All you want to do is enjoy your break from work, spend time with friends and family, and participate in the holiday traditions you love. Instead you’re weak, tired and confined to your bed or couch.
Possibly the worst thing about getting sick over a holiday, is not […]
The holiday season has already started, and so has flu season. That’s why the CDC has designated the week of December 4 – 10, 2016, as National Influenza Vaccination Week.
Once November ends and the holiday season starts, people tend to forget about getting their flu shot. In fact, research from past flu seasons has […]
AFC Urgent Care Fairfield Celebrates One-Year Anniversary
Commitment to excellent service, patient satisfaction and community
generates goodwill and growth
Fairfield, CT, November 10, 2016 –- AFC Urgent Care, the leading provider of urgent care in the U.S., is celebrating the first anniversary of its Fairfield center this fall.
Since AFC Fairfield opened for […]
This Thanksgiving, pass the turkey, not the flu! Illnesses, such as the flu, can be transferred through sneezing, coughing or surface contamination. According to the CDC, germs can live approximately two hours on surfaces such as door knobs or kitchen counters. With a few preventative steps, your friends and family will be able relax and […]
Every year from August to March, it seems like you can’t go a day without seeing something about the flu.
“Get your flu shot today!” … “When will flu season start?” … “Why this year’s strain of the flu shot is better.” … “When is the best time to get your flu shot?”…
With all this […]