What Are the Common Symptoms of Strep Throat?

What Are the Common Symptoms of Strep Throat?

Strep throat is especially common among children and young adults, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t get it when you are older. According to the CDC, around 11,000 to 24,000 Americans fall ill to this common infection every year. How are we supposed to know if we...
What Are the Early Symptoms of COVID-19?

What Are the Early Symptoms of COVID-19?

You probably know by now that general body and muscle aches are a common symptom of COVID-19, but many have experienced other, more prevalent symptoms in the beginning stages of the virus. So, what are the most common, early signs of COVID-19? Our team at AFC Urgent...

Necessary Steps to Take When Dealing With a UTI

Urinary tract infections are very common among women. Because they’re a common infection, it’s important to know how to identify them, treat them and prevent them. Read on as our team at AFC Urgent Care Farragut provides some helpful info. How to know if you have one:...
Will Chronic Stress Affect My Health?

Will Chronic Stress Affect My Health?

Yes, it will. It’s no secret that too much stress can affect how we feel and think, so it makes sense that too much of it can make a lasting impact on our health. This is another reason that the coronavirus pandemic has been so tough on our society. Obviously, the...
How Different Is the Flu From COVID-19?

How Different Is the Flu From COVID-19?

The flu and COVID-19 are both respiratory illnesses, but they’re caused by two totally different viruses. The flu is caused by an infection with an influenza virus, and COVID-19 is caused by an infection with a new coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2. But what does this all...
How Can I Feel More Energized?

How Can I Feel More Energized?

It’s safe to say that we’d love to feel full of energy all the time, but, alas, it’s not quite realistic. If you find yourself feeling sluggish often, you’re not alone. What can become a real problem, though, is if sluggishness and low energy becomes a chronic thing....