Should You Get a Flu Shot?: The Top 3 Pros and Cons

The flu can affect as much as 20% of the US population during any given year. While typically flu symptoms are more inconvenient than anything else, in some cases, contracting the flu can be fatal. One of the best lines of defence modern medicine has provided in the way of combating the contraction of severe … Continued

Top 7 Overlooked Signs of an Ear Infection

80% of children suffer from an ear infection by the time they are 3 years old. Although they are most common in younger children, ear infections can happen to anyone. With such a high occurrence rate, it is important that you know the signs of an ear infection. Some symptoms, such as ear discharge, are … Continued

When to Go to Urgent Care for Back Pain

It’s a sad fact that 54% of adults have had back pain for five years or even longer. Everyday back pain can range from manageable to needing constant care. That kind of back pain needs medical attention but doesn’t necessarily need immediate attention. Mostly things like stress (which accounts for the majority of back pain) … Continued