Child wearing glasses showing arm after vaccine
Aug 31, 2021

How Covid-19 has changed the way we look at vaccines. (Spoiler: It’s not for the better.)

With the rise of Delta, the Covid vaccines are becoming less effective. But don’t let that cause you to distrust vaccines; they're still safe and effective.
Delta variant questions covid 1
Aug 13, 2021

Worried about Delta? Here are 7 things you need to know.

Do you have questions about the Delta variant? MedHelp’s CEO Dr. Jordan Vaughn is here to help you make sense of the news and better understand this Covid variant.
female patient wearing a blue shirt sitting a safe exam room at medhelp urgent care
Aug 04, 2021

How we're addressing Delta at MedHelp

We're working to keep our patients safe in light of the rapidly spreading Delta variant of COVID-19. Here's what you need to know about our response to Delta.
Man sick with a fever
Jun 29, 2021

Frequently Asked Questions about Fevers

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.
female child scratching a bug bite before visiting medhelp urgent care
Jun 01, 2021

Summer skin woes (and how your urgent care doctor can help)

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.
little boy wearing stethoscope and lab coat pretending to be a primary care doctor
Apr 27, 2021

It's time for a check-up with your primary care doctor

Don’t get behind on your health! Many put off check-ups and wellness exams due to COVID-19. Now’s the time to schedule a check-up with your primary care doctor.
woman sitting on the couch feeling stressed and sick and needs to see primary care doctor
Apr 16, 2021

Not feeling like yourself? The surprising impact of the pandemic on your health.

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted everyone. We’re taking a closer look at the surprising impacts of the pandemic on your health -- and what you can do about it.
birmingham female primary care doctor coaching and treating a new patient
Mar 29, 2021

A closer look at primary care at MedHelp

Most people know that MedHelp is an urgent care clinic, but did you know we also offer primary care medicine at all five of our Birmingham clinics? Take a closer look.
woman wearing sunglasses at the beach and sunscreen following dermatologist advice
Mar 16, 2021

Simple skincare tips for Spring Break

MedHelp’s Kay Ellen Willoughby, MD, shares spring break skincare tips, whether you’re going to the beach or just spending time enjoying spring in Birmingham.
Woman in lab using a microscope to research coronavirus variants
Mar 01, 2021

More COVID-19 questions: What about mutations and asymptomatic spread?

You’ve probably heard about the new coronavirus variants and the threat of the asymptomatic spread of COVID-19. How concerned do you need to be?