Is Mesenteric Adenitis a Cause for Concern?

Is Mesenteric Adenitis a Cause for Concern?

Mesenteric adenitis is a scary-sounding medical issue. While the name itself sounds rather intimidating, the infection is usually not something to worry too much about. It primarily affects children and teens and will typically go away without treatment in one to four...
When Should I Worry About a Bug Bite?

When Should I Worry About a Bug Bite?

Bug bites are common during this time of year. Whether it’s a mosquito, ant or bee, it’s not uncommon for one of these critters to let you know they exist in an itchy or painful way. While most bug bites aren’t causes for serious concern, some bites or stings can be...
What Should I Do If I Have a Kidney Stone?

What Should I Do If I Have a Kidney Stone?

Kidney stones are the worst. Although they most often affect people between the ages of 40 and 60, they can happen to anyone. Not to mention, they can cause extreme discomfort. Luckily, though, kidney stones are quite treatable and don’t often last for more than a...
Can Seasonal Allergies Be Cured?

Can Seasonal Allergies Be Cured?

Seasonal allergies affect millions of people across the globe every year. We would so love to do away with them, wouldn’t we? While in some cases it is possible to grow out of them as you get older, allergies can’t actually be cured, unfortunately. While this is a...
Do Some People Bruise Easier Than Others?

Do Some People Bruise Easier Than Others?

Some bruises are easy to trace back to their origins, while others pop up and you aren’t even sure how they got there. Unexplainable bruises are more common for some than they are for others, but why? Our AFC Urgent Care Chapman Highway team shares some helpful...