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Archive 2022

July
Woman suffering from chronic inflammation
Jul 05, 2022

Inflammation: What You Really Need to Know

To fight chronic inflammation, you need more than blueberries and kale. Here's what you really need to know about inflammation and what you can do to fight it.
June
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Jun 16, 2022

6 Common Myths About Urgent Care

When you think about urgent care, what comes to mind? Crowded waiting rooms or steroid shots? We're debunking six common myths about urgent care clinics.
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Jun 02, 2022

New MedHelp Clinic Opens in Pelham

MedHelp Pelham is in a brand new building. Learn more about the features of our new urgent care clinic in Shelby County.
May
High risk couple recovered from covid19
May 23, 2022

High Risk for Covid? Here's Why Treatment Matters.

No, there isn't a cure for Covid-19. But did you know that are treatments that can not only prevent serious outcomes but also help prevent long Covid?
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May 03, 2022

Everything You Need to Know About Pink Eye

Did you know that 3 million Americans get pink eye every year? Fortunately, many cases are treatable. Read more to learn about this common illness.
April
Man with crutches
Apr 18, 2022

So You Think You've Got a Broken Bone. What's Next?

Breaks and sprains are painful enough without having to second-guess where to get the best medical care. Here’s where you should go when you have a sports injury.
Boy with allergies in a field of flowers
Apr 05, 2022

Yes, you CAN go to Urgent Care for That

Think there’s nothing a doctor can do for you? Think again. An urgent care doctor can provide relief & help prevent complications from these three afflictions.
March
People facing away from camera colon cancer screening awareness
Mar 18, 2022

Let's Talk About Colon Cancer Screenings

Colon cancer is preventable and treatable if it's detected early through regular screenings. Do you know if it's time to schedule your colon cancer screening?
February
Woman looking at medicine and antibiotics
Feb 28, 2022

Four Things to Know about Antibiotics

Got questions about antibiotics? Here’s what you need to know about how and when antibiotics are prescribed by doctors at MedHelp urgent care clinics.
January
Winter mental health cat
Jan 18, 2022

Is it Time for a Winter Mental Health Check-up?

Feelings of depression can be common in the winter. It may be time to give yourself a winter mental health check-up and get help from a doctor if you need it.
Person reading the news on phone
Jan 05, 2022

Omicron is Here. Now What?

Worried about the Omicron variant? MedHelp CEO and physician Dr. Jordan Vaughn shares his straightforward, spin-free perspective on this new Covid variant.
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