Stop Your Seasonal Allergies Before They Start

If you suffer from seasonal allergic rhinitis (AKA hay fever), then you know the symptoms are downright miserable. The constant sneezing, runny nose, and itchiness make it difficult to deal with even the most simple daily tasks. This spring, learn the best way to stop your seasonal allergies before they start. Understanding Hay Fever Hay..
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U.R.I. = Upper Respiratory Infection or Un Real Inconvenience?

If you’ve got a runny nose, an aching throat, and a cough that won’t quit, you can probably blame it on an upper respiratory infection (URI). URIs are one of the most common reasons people visit the doctor, especially in fall and winter. Educate yourself on the illness, and learn ways to battle the miserable..
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bronchitis and pneumonia lungs iconBronchitis vs. Pneumonia: Common Signs of Each and What to Do to Feel Better

Experiencing coughing and chest discomfort? Could it be bronchitis? Or is it pneumonia? While the two illnesses share similar symptoms, they require different treatment plans, and a correct diagnosis is key to help you start feeling better. Learn how to tell the difference between the two conditions. Acute Bronchitis Acute bronchitis is generally viral in..
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A Sore Throat or Strep Throat?

Your throat aches and the simple act of swallowing is suddenly painful. Is this a mild sore throat that will go away on its own, or a strep infection that needs antibiotics? Learn when it’s time to see a doctor for sore throat symptoms. There are many causes for a sore throat. Your pain could..
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Stay Healthy and Safe this Holiday Season

While the winter holidays are a time of joy and celebration, the season is not without its pitfalls. Increased travel, family gatherings, and holiday decorations and gifts can bring unwanted stress, injury, and illness. Stay safe and healthy this season by following just a few simple precautions. Travel Smart Millions of Americans will find themselves..
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Could you have Prediabetes?

While a whopping eighty-six million Americans have prediabetes, 9 out of 10 of those people don’t even realize they have it. So, what exactly is prediabetes? Prediabetes means your blood sugar level is higher than normal, but not yet high enough to be diagnosed as type 2 diabetes. The condition affects both adults and children..
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How to make a Fast Flu Recovery

Flu season is fast approaching. Learn your personal risk of the illness, and how to make a fast flu recovery if you do wind up sick this season. Flu Risks Many of us consider the flu a mild, common, and short-lived illness. However, for certain populations, the flu can lead to very serious complications, such..
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How to Prepare for Cold and Flu Season

School is back in-session and temperatures are cooling down, which means cold and flu season is just around the corner. Learn what precautions you can take now to prevent cold and flu later. Cold and flu are contagious respiratory illnesses that spread through droplets in the air. These droplets are made when an infected person..
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Make time for a Sports Physical this August

If you’re the parent of a student athlete, you’ll want to ensure that your child is physically and mentally ready to get in the game. Head into our clinic now for a fast, affordable sports physical! Most athletic leagues and schools require sports physicals, and it’s clear to see why. According to the American Academy..
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Maryville Open House

Open House Join us in celebrating Well-Key Urgent Care’s new location in Maryville, TN! Come out on Friday, July 21st from 1pm to 5pm for this special family-friendly event. We will provide refreshments, balloons, and guided tours of our brand new Maryville clinic. Well Key Urgent Care looks forward to providing convenient and affordable urgent..
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