Blog | Fort Worth, TX | Blog Posts About Urgent Care

Explore multiple blog posts directly from our board-certified urgent care physician, Dr. Shane Cole, at University Urgent Care.

What Is Causing Your Poison Ivy Rash to Spread?

Dr. Shane Cole | 11/30/2021

A poison ivy rash can rapidly spread throughout your body, producing blisters, redness, and rashes.

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Should You Continue Wearing a Mask After Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine?

10/26/2021

Even though you may be fully vaccinated, you will still need to continue wearing a mask in certain social situations.

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How to Care for a Wound After Stitches Are Removed

09/25/2021

A wound is still vulnerable after the stitches are removed so proper treatment is necessary to prevent further harm.

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What Can I Do if I Have a Sports Injury?

08/20/2021

There is always a risk of injury when playing sports. Your neighborhood urgent care facility is fully equipped to help get you back on the field.

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What are the Benefits of Telemedicine?

07/15/2021

A virtual consultation can save patients time and resources. Discover the benefits of telemedicine with an appointment at our urgent care clinic.

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What Should I Do if Someone in My House Has COVID-19?

06/11/2021

If someone you live with has tested positive for COVID-19, it’s time to take safety measures to protect yourself and others.

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Tips to Manage COVID-19 Symptoms

05/13/2021

Learn how to manage your COVID-19 symptoms to help prevent the spread to your loved ones and your community.

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How To Know If Your Cut Needs Stitches or Not

04/22/2021

Knowing when to go to urgent care for stitches is important when you need professional medical care.

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Can You Get a Negative COVID Test But Still Have COVID-19?

03/16/2021

Learning how COVID-19 testing works helps protect you and your loved ones from contracting coronavirus.

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What Is A Minor Burn and How Is It Treated?

02/26/2021

Knowing when to go to urgent care for burns is important for you and your family in Fort Worth, TX.

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Possible Side Effects From the COVID-19 Vaccine

02/19/2021

Understanding COVID vaccine side effects is important when considering getting a COVID vaccine.

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What Can a Complete Metabolic Panel Tell About Body Functions?

02/12/2021

A metabolic panel test looks at how the entire body is functioning in Fort Worth, TX.

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What are The Different Types of Skin Rashes?

02/05/2021

When you have a skin rash or discoloration, visit an urgent care center for skin rash treatment.

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When Does A Person Need A Tetanus Shot?

01/29/2021

Knowing why you need a tetanus shot helps patients in Fort Worth, TX maintain their health.

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Will Pink Eye Go Away on Its Own?

01/20/2021

Learning what to do for pink eye ensures that your eye health is restored quickly.

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How Do Antibody Tests Diagnose COVID-19?

01/13/2021

A COVID antibody test can determine if you had coronavirus before based on antibodies found in your blood.

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What is a UTI and How Can it Be Treated?

01/08/2021

Without proper UTI treatment, a UTI can become a serious bladder or kidney infection.

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Does COVID-19 Affect Kids Differently Than Adults?

12/23/2020

Understanding how coronavirus affects children versus adults is important when treating COVID-19.

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Is Your Sore Throat From Strep Throat or Something Else?

12/19/2020

Understanding when a sore throat is strep throat, an infection, or COVID-19, is important for your health.

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Can Urgent Care Address The Cause of Your Fever?

12/09/2020

Knowing when to go to urgent care for fever is important for you and your family’s health.

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