Summer Sports Physicals with Your Family Doctor

Posted by Nikki Wardle on Jun 9, 2016 9:00:00 AM


With summer fast approaching, it's important to make sure that all of your little athletes are prepared for the fun but physically demanding adventures that await them. Summer sports physicals are a great way to ensure that kids' bodies are healthy and capable of handling strenuous activity--and you can get summer sports physicals with your family doctor!

Tales from the Walk-In Clinic: Managing Allergies

Posted by Nikki Wardle on May 18, 2016 12:00:00 PM


If you have allergies, then you're all too familiar with a runny nose, the itchy and watering eyes, the sneezing, the coughing, the general drowsiness--a repertoire of symptoms that springtime seems to bring out just for you. Managing allergies can be complicated, simply because the number and type of triggers are different for each person and therefore difficult to pin down. However, if you're looking for a shield against your allergies, our experts from the Walk-In Clinic, have a little advice.

The Difference Between Allergies and Sinus Infections

Posted by Nikki Wardle on Apr 30, 2016 11:30:00 AM


In today's world, we believe that it's not hard to diagnose our illnesses and issues. After all, the modern human being has access to all of the knowledge in the world. The World Wide Web at our fingertips, as well as thousands of books, magazine articles, and "expert" friends whose expertise derives from too many health-craze TV shows, it's easy enough to believe that we can tell the difference between the stomach flu and a headache. However, not all illnesses are so easy to identify and distinguish. What about allergies and sinus infections? They share almost all of their symptoms--so those websites, articles, and friends might mislead you. What is the real difference between allergies and sinus infections?