When your stomach starts hurting, it’s important to understand the cause of why it’s hurting. Some cases of abdominal pain are caused by a virus. It is commonly referred to as the”stomach flu”, but that is inaccurate since it’s not related to influenza. The correct medical name is “gastroenteritis.”
Athlete’s Foot Causes & Treatment
Athlete’s foot (tinea pedis) is a fungal infection that usually begins between the toes. It commonly occurs in people whose feet have become very sweaty while confined within tight-fitting shoes. The fungal infection is called athlete’s foot because it’s commonly seen in athletes.
Athlete’s foot isn’t serious, but sometimes it’s hard to cure. If you have diabetes or a weakened immune system and suspect you have athlete’s foot, you should call your doctor right away.
Understanding Urgent Care and Your Medical Insurance
Patients often have questions about the costs and medical insurance coverage when coming to a Bellevue or Omaha Urgent Care clinic. Here are some questions and answers to help you better understand your medical insurance and urgent care visits.
Broken Bones Urgent care or Emergency room?
Broken bones or bone fractures can happen in a number of different ways. If you have a possibly-broken bone, should you go to the emergency room for treatment or can my local urgent care clinic take care of it? We will look at the different types of fractures to help answer that question.
Sport Physical FAQs
Overall health and well-being is important for everyone. For athletes, being in prime health is particularly important. Athletes exert a tremendous amount of energy, require strength, and need to have endurance if they’re going to succeed at their sport. That’s why, in order to participate in a sport – whether it’s:
- any other sport
An Omaha sport physical is important.
Take These Signs of Dehydration Seriously
Everyone knows that in order to stay healthy and feel good, you need to keep your body properly hydrated. When your body is not provided with enough fluids it will not work properly. Dehydration occurs when you are losing more fluids than you are taking in. A common cause of dehydration occurs when it is hot outside and you sweat a lot. Another frequent cause is when you have an illness with symptoms like diarrhea or vomiting.
Emergency Room vs. Urgent Care Omaha: Differences, Costs & Options
Knowing where to go for treatment after an illness or accident can sometimes be tricky, especially when your primary care physician may not be available for consultation. Some of these conditions may not need outside care, some may need “urgent” care, while others may need “emergency” care.
Symptoms and Treatment for Insect Bite and Stings
Most of the time, an insect bite is not going to do much more than be a nuisance. Bug bites might cause some redness, swelling, and itching, but these symptoms usually go away fairly quickly. However, there are some reactions that are potentially dangerous, depending on how the body reacts to the venom of the insect.
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Treating Seasonal Allergies at Omaha Urgent Care
There’s nothing better than getting outside to enjoy the longer, warmer days of spring or the crispness of fall’s fresh air. But at the first sight of blooming flowers or changing foliage, instead of getting out, allergy sufferers shut themselves inside.
When to Seek Care for a Burn?
When to Seek Care for a Burn?
Treatment of burns are decided based on location, depth, size of burn, types of burns, burned areas and person’s age.