How Can I Know If a Bug Bite Is Infected?

How Can I Know If a Bug Bite Is Infected?

Bug bites happen all the time in the spring and summer. Even if you didn’t mean to disturb a bee or wasp, they’re tough to avoid if you spend an extended amount of time outdoors during warm weather. That said, most bug bites are relatively harmless. There are some...
What Causes Kidney Stones?

What Causes Kidney Stones?

Although kidney stones most often affect older adults, they can affect anyone at any age. And if you do happen to get one, it isn’t any fun to experience. Learn more about them from our AFC Urgent Care Mooresville team below! What Are Kidney Stones? Kidney stones are...
Why You Should Visit AFC Urgent Care Mooresville

Why You Should Visit AFC Urgent Care Mooresville

Every company or business has its own pitch. Whether they boast cheaper prices, better customer service or whatever the case may be, there’s always a reason to choose their brand. What separates our AFC center from most companies, though, is the fact that we hold true...
Should I Be Concerned If I Bruise Often?

Should I Be Concerned If I Bruise Often?

Easy bruising isn’t as uncommon as you might think. It’s much more common as people grow older, as older adults have thinner skin and less padding to guard their blood vessels from trauma, resulting in more bruises. However, some underlying conditions can lead to more...
What Do I Need to Know About GI Diseases?

What Do I Need to Know About GI Diseases?

Gastrointestinal (GI) diseases are very common, but they can be quite severe for some. Although many Americans experience acute GI diseases each year, over 20 million Americans deal with chronic GI diseases each year, too. Read on to learn more about GI diseases from...
Is There a Way to Treat Mono?

Is There a Way to Treat Mono?

Infectious mononucleosis, or “mono,” as it’s most commonly known, is a viral infection. Teens and young adults are the two age groups it most often affects, but anyone can get it, no matter how old they are. Although symptoms aren’t usually very severe, they can last...
Is It Possible to Treat Croup at Home?

Is It Possible to Treat Croup at Home?

Croup is a common illness among young children. Many kids between the ages of 3 months and 5 years get it, but it’s typically not a huge cause for concern as most cases can be treated without seeking medical help. Our AFC Urgent Care Mooresville team provides more...