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Aug 09, 2022

Blood Pressure Basics

Have you ever wondered why your doctor takes your blood pressure every time you come in? And do you really know what those numbers mean for your health?
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Jul 20, 2022

Your Secret Weapon to Staying Safe in the Heat

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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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?