Where Do I Go When I Have a Sore Throat?

Where Do I Go When I Have a Sore Throat?

Did you know that more than 3 million cases of strep throat are diagnosed each year among Americans? That’s a lot of sore throats! Fortunately, a sore throat doesn’t always have to mean strep. Our team at AFC Urgent Care TN wants to share some insight into the causes...
Where Can I Go for My Cough?

Where Can I Go for My Cough?

Coughs can be caused by many different things. While sometimes a cough occurs because the throat is irritated due to smoke or other fragrance in the air, a cough can also occur because an illness has set in, such as the cold or flu. But when should you seek medical...

How Can I Prevent the Flu?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that up to 20 percent of people living in the United States get the flu each year. Of those people, approximately 200,000 will be hospitalized because of their symptoms. The numbers are staggering. That’s why...