The primary purpose of an urgent care clinic is to provide immediate medical care in the best possible manner. Just a block away from Pentagon City Metro, Arlington’s walk-in clinic is gaining popularity thanks to cordial and trained staff and qualified doctors. Who wants to visit a hospital? But when an illness or an injury … Continue reading “At World Heart Day, Walk in for Cholesterol Test at Urgent Care”Read More..
On September 17, the United States observes the Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. It was on this day in 1787 when the Constitutional Convention signed and adopted the constitution in Philadelphia. Why is the Constitution so important? It would not be surprising if you are hearing such a question often. The answer is a forceful … Continue reading “An Important Thing to Ponder on Our Constitution day/ Citizenship day”Read More..
Forgetfulness. How we just laugh about it. You forget your car keys; you forget a name; you forget where you kept your wallet. You simply blame your memory or your age. That’s it. But what if you forget where your home is? What if you don’t remember the person standing in front of you is … Continue reading “World Alzheimer’s Day: Dementia Panel is Available at Your Nearest Urgent Care Clinic”Read More..
We are all feeling the heat, literally! The Earth is getting hotter with every passing year and that’s not a good sign at all. Many European countries registered record high temperatures this summer. There are many reasons why the mercury is soaring across the world with climate change being the key causes put forth by … Continue reading “What Heat Stroke Symptoms to Look For And The Precautions You Must Take”Read More..
If you have symptoms that indicate a higher than normal level of blood glucose, then it becomes important to consult a healthcare professional. You will be asked to undergo some tests to affirm whether you are pre-diabetic, diabetic, or gestational diabetes. It is advisable not to do any tests on your own using one of … Continue reading “List of Tests That People With Diabetes Must Undergo Regularly”Read More..
Not many of us are aware that the signs of heart attack are different in both men and women. In women, the classic symptoms associated with an impending heart attack are rarely seen. Men are likely to feel a dull, throbbing pain in the chest, and a squeezing sensation that might remain for a period … Continue reading “Symptoms Of Heart Attack Are Different In Women – Why You Must Know What They Are”Read More..
The deeply-researched and extensively lab-tested HIV vaccine is all set to be taken to the next stage. The developer of the HIV vaccine, Johnson & Johnson, has announced that they will begin testing of the vaccine in Europe, and South America later this year. It will also begin testing the vaccine in the US. The … Continue reading “International Testing of its HIV Vaccine To Be Undertaken Shortly”Read More..
In the United States, breast cancer accounts for more deaths in women than from any other form of cancer. In 2019, it is estimated that over 250,000 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed. However, breast cancer, like most other types of cancer, can be difficult to diagnose. This is evident from the … Continue reading “The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Diagnosing Breast Cancer Quickly and With Greater Accuracy”Read More..
The World Mental Health Day is organized and presented by the World Federation of Mental Health (WFMH) on October 10 every year. The aim is to spread awareness among the general public globally about the importance of mental health. The federation wants people suffering from mental illness to lead a life of dignity and calls … Continue reading “What Is the Importance of World Mental Health Day and What Does It Focus On”Read More..
WHO Is Promoting World Hepatitis Day on 28 July 2019 to Create Awareness about This Life-Threatening Disease
World Hepatitis Day (WHD) is observed globally on the 28th of July every year. The key objective of this program is to raise awareness of about this life-threatening liver ailment that affects over 325 million people globally. WHD brings global populace together under a single theme and unveils the dangers of viral hepatitis. It also … Continue reading “WHO Is Promoting World Hepatitis Day on 28 July 2019 to Create Awareness about This Life-Threatening Disease”Read More..
Americans celebrate their Independence Day on July 4th every year. The country got its independence in 1776, which means the citizens of the United States will be celebrating their 242nd Independence Day this year. Since 1941, The Fourth of July has been a federal holiday which means people can put all their time and effort … Continue reading “Independence Day – July 4th – What’s It All About?”Read More..
Have you had your blood pressure tested lately? Most people don’t because they are simply not aware that they suffer from hypertension. It is a silent killer because many who suffer from high blood pressure do not notice any visible change in their health condition. What Is Hypertension? When there is an increased level of … Continue reading “Tested Your Blood Pressure Recently? What Does the Result Say?”Read More..
Most people carry the impression that heart disease is more prevalent in men than women. However, nothing could be further from the truth.Read More..
National Men’s Health Week is celebrated every year during the week ending on Father’s Day in the United States. The choice of the date of this event is deliberate as it helps in sending out a reminder that maintaining the good health of the male members of a family is crucial. The event is also … Continue reading “The Purpose and Importance of Observing National Men’s Health Week”Read More..