What Do I Need to Know About Bronchitis?

What Do I Need to Know About Bronchitis?

More than 3 million bronchitis cases occur every year, and bronchitis can lead to more severe health problems when left untreated or not treated quickly and effectively. Our AFC Urgent Care Farragut team provides some additional information you need to know about...
What Do I Need to Know About STDs?

What Do I Need to Know About STDs?

Here’s a sobering thought: Even amidst a global pandemic, America’s STD rate is at a record high, according to the CDC. In fact, experts estimate that the number of sexually transmitted diseases among Americans now totals more than 110 million! Because of this, it’s...
How to Treat Skin Boils

How to Treat Skin Boils

For some of us, the word “boil” is enough to make our skin crawl. It’s no secret that boils are extremely uncomfortable to deal with, but they’re actually more common than you might realize. Our AFC Urgent Care Farragut team is here to provide some helpful information...
How Do I Heal a Pulled Muscle?

How Do I Heal a Pulled Muscle?

Pulling a muscle is certainly not a fun feeling. It’s initially painful, and it puts you out for an extended period of time. So, how can you properly heal a pulled muscle to get you back on your feet sooner than later? Our AFC Urgent Care Farragut team provides some...

How Serious Are Cat Bites?

We love our cats, but let’s face it—they can be a little finicky at times. Sometimes it only takes being petted the wrong way or picking them up when they want to be left alone to get bit. So, if you have been bitten by your favorite feline, is the bite a cause for...
Should I Get a Rapid Flu Test?

Should I Get a Rapid Flu Test?

If you are showing flu-like symptoms, then yes, you should get a rapid flu test at our AFC Urgent Care Farragut center! These tests are quick, painless, reliable and produce results within minutes. Our AFC team further highlights when you should consider getting a flu...
How Long Do Skin Rashes Last?

How Long Do Skin Rashes Last?

It’s no secret that skin rashes are painful and itchy, but they can also be so much so that you won’t have the motivation or concentration to do anything else because they can be so uncomfortable. So, how are long are you supposed to suffer through this discomfort?...
Are X-rays Really Necessary?

Are X-rays Really Necessary?

Definitely! We understand that you will be dealing with radiation and higher costs at times, but not getting an X-ray when dealing with lots of pain can increase your risk of long-term injury and other health complications. Our AFC Urgent Care Farragut provides some...
How Can I Prevent Future Kidney Infections?

How Can I Prevent Future Kidney Infections?

Although kidney infections are rare, they’re quite serious. In fact, when left untreated, kidney infections can be life-threatening! Certainly, nobody wants to experience anything like that, so how can you stay healthy and protect your kidneys? Our AFC Urgent Care...