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Flu season is upon us

Velocity Care looks at ways to stay healthy this flu season

As the weather begins to turn cooler, we see an increase in infection rates of the flu virus. Usually beginning in mid-October and lasting until March, flu season can affect 5 to 10 percent of the adult population and 20 to 30 percent of children across the globe. With such a high risk of infection, it is important to be aware of what symptoms to look for and how to keep yourself and family healthy all season long.

  October 3, 2016   Flu 0 Comments   Read More

5 tips on how to care for yourself and your family when sick with the flu

Flu season is in full swing

It’s flu season and many people are suffering from the symptoms of this virus. Fever, chills, headache, body aches, sore throat and fatigue are all common ailments that can accompany the flu. Sometimes it is difficult to know just how to help someone who is experiencing these symptoms, but by following the tips below, a speedy recovery is just around the corner.

  February 16, 2016   Health, Flu, Care 0 Comments   Read More

CDC urges rapid antiviral treatment of very ill and high suspect influenza patients

Flu season is here

Velocity Care Urgent Treatment Center received a Center for Disease Control health advisory regarding severe influenza illnesses reported.

  February 2, 2016   Flu, Urgent Care, Healh 0 Comments   Read More

5 signs that it’s time to see a doctor about a cold

Tips from Velocity Care to help you get through this year’s cold season

With this year’s cold season upon us, many people are suffering the symptoms of the common cold. Most colds last about a week and can be managed at home with lots of fluids, rest and some over-the-counter remedies. There are circumstances, however, when a trip to the doctor is in order and Velocity Care Urgent Treatment Center is here to help you determine when it is important to make that visit.

  January 13, 2016   Health, Flu, Cold 0 Comments   Read More

How to tell the difference between a cold and the flu

Tips from Velocity Care for staying well this season

It’s that time of year again. The days are getting shorter, the weather is getting cooler and more and more people are feeling the effects of colds and flus. It is often easy to mistake a cold for the flu, which is one reason we are here to help you. Velocity Care can help prevent sickness and even offer ways to treat your cold and flu symptoms.

How do I know if I am suffering from a cold or the flu?

  November 23, 2015   Health, Flu, Cold, Family 0 Comments   Read More

Why you and your family need the flu shot

Velocity Care explains why the flu shot is important

As fall makes way for winter, the flu virus comes along for the ride, but be aware: The visit is not so friendly.

The flu entails a high risk and rate of death from the disease. From 1976 to 2007, this virus was the cause of nearly 49,000 deaths in the U.S. Currently, there are three common types of the flu virus currently spread among people: influenza A, the H1N1 virus; influenza A, the H3N2 virus; and influenza B viruses.

  November 2, 2015   Health, Flu, Illness, Wellness 0 Comments   Read More

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