If you're like most people, you've never heard of mono until one of your friends or family members contracts it. Mono, or infectious mononucleosis, is a disease that is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus and is most commonly seen in teenagers and young adults. In this blog post, we will answer the question "what is mono?" and provide information on symptoms, treatment and when to visit urgent care. We'll also discuss why this disease is so prevalent among young people and advise parents on what to do if their teen contracts mono. Finally, we'll tell you about the benefits of using [...]
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In this blog post, we will be discussing how to identify and treat common burns. Burns can be a very painful injury and, if not treated correctly, can lead to further complications. It is important to know how to identify a burn and the appropriate steps to take in order to ensure the best possible outcome for the patient. Keep reading for more information on how to treat a burn!What are the signs of burns?There are three main types of burns: first-degree, second-degree, and third-degree. First-degree burns are the least serious and only affect the outer layer of skin (epidermis). Second-degree [...]
If you have been feeling under the weather for a while and it just doesn't seem to be getting better, you may want to visit your doctor and ask about bronchitis. Bronchitis is a respiratory infection that can cause a lot of misery, but it is also very treatable. In this blog post, we will discuss what bronchitis is, the symptoms of bronchitis, popular treatments and remedies, and the benefits of treating bronchitis at University Urgent Care in Fort Worth, TX. What is acute bronchitis?Bronchitis is an infection of the airways that causes inflammation and swelling of the bronchial tubes. Bronchitis [...]
There is no one-size-fits-all answer to the question, when is the best time for getting an STD test? However, there are a few general guidelines that you can follow to make sure that you get the most accurate results. In this blog post, we will discuss the different types of STD tests that are available and when is the best time to get them. We will also answer some common questions about STD testing. What are STDs? STDs, or sexually transmitted diseases, are infections that are passed from one person to another through sexual contact. STDs can be caused by bacteria, [...]
Did you know that one in three American adults has high blood pressure? It's a serious condition that can lead to heart disease, stroke, and other health problems if left untreated. So what causes high blood pressure, and how can you get it under control? In this blog post, we'll discuss the symptoms and causes of high blood pressure, as well as treatment options. We'll help you leverage a local Urgent Care like University Urgent Care in Fort Worth, TX to get your blood pressure under control quickly and efficiently.What is high blood pressure?Your blood pressure is the force of your [...]
No one wants to see their child sick, but when illness does occur, it's important to have a pediatrician that you can trust. University Urgent Care provides quick, cost-effective, and efficient healthcare options for your entire family - from birth through 21 years of age. Our team is ready to support your existing pediatric specialists during every stage of life. Our mission is to provide the care when you need it, especially when it may be difficult to visit a pediatrician. In addition to providing general pediatric care, we also offer vaccine inoculation, allergy management, cold & flu relief, and sports/school [...]
What is a head cold? Everything you need to know Do you have a stuffy nose, sore throat, and headache? Congratulations, you probably have a head cold! A head cold is a respiratory infection that primarily affects the nose and throat. It is caused by viruses and is the most common type of illness in the United States. In this blog post, we will discuss what a head cold is, what its symptoms are, how to treat it and when it may be time to visit urgent care. We will also provide some tips on how to prevent head colds from [...]
Are Sinus Infections Contagious? Sinus infections are a common problem, and many people wonder if they are contagious. Sinus infections are caused by bacteria or viruses and can be very contagious. They often occur after a cold or the flu and can cause a lot of pain and discomfort. In this blog post, we will discuss sinus infections in detail. We will cover what they are, how they are spread, who is at risk, and how to treat them. We will also provide some tips on how to avoid them in the future! What Causes Sinus Infections? Sinus infections [...]
Eczema vs Ringworm Eczema and Ringworm are both skin conditions. But they are not the same thing. Eczema is a common condition that causes dry, scaly patches on the skin, while ringworm is a fungal infection that causes itchy red patches with hair loss in between them. There are some similarities though: both can be very uncomfortable and contagious to others! In this post, we will discuss how you can tell the difference between eczema and ringworm, what treatments work best for each condition, so let's get started!How can you tell the difference between ringworm and eczema?Ringworm is usually distinguished [...]
Hand foot and mouth disease Hand Foot and Mouth Disease is an illness that primarily affects children under 10 years old and is even more common in those under 5. The virus that causes this disease belongs to the Enterovirus family, which also includes polio, Coxsackie A8, and echovirus. This particular virus is a common cause of upper respiratory tract infections in young kids. It's important for parents to know how to identify hand foot and mouth disease if their child shows any symptoms and understand when the proper time to seek treatment. In this article, we will help [...]