Topic Urgent Care
Sep 05, 2023
Urgent care isn't just for steroid shots: you may be surprised to learn just how many injections are available at urgent care clinics. Check out our helpful guide.
Aug 08, 2023
Sunburns aren’t just painful – they can actually be hazardous to your health. Read more to learn some simple ways you can prioritize skin protection this summer.
May 03, 2023
Have you ever used a patient portal? You may be surprised to learn that our patient portal is a valuable tool for urgent care and primary care patients. Learn more.
Nov 04, 2022
Cold and flu season has arrived, and RSV is making headlines. But many adults haven't even heard of RSV. We've got answers to ten questions about this common virus.
Oct 13, 2022
Wondering if you need to get stitches? Our helpful guide will help you know when to head to urgent care for your wound - whether or not you may need stitches.
Oct 03, 2022
Strep throat is never fun. These five things that everyone should know about strep can help you understand what to do the next time you have a sore throat.
Jul 20, 2022
It’s summertime in Alabama. And if you haven’t noticed, it’s a bit hot outside. How do you stay safe in the heat? We’ve got a secret weapon for you.
Jun 16, 2022
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.
Jun 02, 2022
MedHelp Pelham is in a brand new building. Learn more about the features of our new urgent care clinic in Shelby County.
May 03, 2022
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.
Apr 18, 2022
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.
Apr 05, 2022
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.
Feb 28, 2022
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.
Oct 28, 2021
Urgent care doctors order lab tests to better diagnose an illness when you’re sick. Learn about the 3 most common labs used by doctors at urgent care clinics.
Jun 29, 2021
Do you know when you need to see an urgent care doctor for a fever? We’re getting back to basics with some frequently asked questions about fevers.
Jun 01, 2021
Bug bites, sun poisoning, and poison ivy can all take some of the fun out of your summertime. But these can be more than just annoying if they’re left untreated.
Feb 08, 2021
You might be surprised at all of the things your urgent care clinic can treat. Our urgent care clinics are prepared to treat your non-emergency medical issues.