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Mira Healthcare Resources

Our in-house team synthesizes scientific research and translates them into easy-to-digest content for you to get educated on the latest health and healthcare information.

How To Care For Yourself At Home With COVID-19
Public Health

How To Care For Yourself At Home With COVID-19

If you have symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed, it is essential to isolate yourself from others immediately. Symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, chills, difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle aches, loss of taste and/or smell, sore throat, and nausea.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin23 Aug 2022
What Type Of COVID-19 Test Do I Need When Traveling Internationally?
Public Health

What Type Of COVID-19 Test Do I Need When Traveling Internationally?

Many countries require a negative Covid-19 test in order to travel into the country. This is a comprehensive list of each country and the entry requirements.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team9 Feb 2021
Everything You Need To Know About The Biden-Harris Plan To Combat The COVID-19 Pandemic
Public Health

Everything You Need To Know About The Biden-Harris Plan To Combat The COVID-19 Pandemic

Everything You Need To Know About The Biden-Harris Plan To Combat The COVID-19 Pandemic- The new Biden-Harris Administration, released a 21-page strategy to combat the pandemic titled National Strategy for the Covid-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA9 Feb 2021
What To Do When You Need To See a Doctor but Don’t Have Insurance
Health Insurance

What To Do When You Need To See a Doctor but Don’t Have Insurance

Although a doctor’s visit can be costly if you don’t have insurance, there are ways to see your doctor at an affordable price. Some ways include utilizing government benefits, using free clinics, or community health centers. The out-of-pocket cost for a doctor’s visit ranges between $70 - $250, but oftentimes it is much more than this due to additional testing, procedures, and administrative fees.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso15 Sep 2021
Urgent Care vs. Doctor Visit Costs Without Insurance & When to Go to Each
Insights

Urgent Care vs. Doctor Visit Costs Without Insurance & When to Go to Each

Urgent care facilities and doctor visits may treat similar health conditions. If you are managing a chronic condition and can get an appointment with your doctor, that may be a good option for you.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso5 Apr 2022
Where & How To Get A COVID-19 Vaccine In Los Angeles?
Insights

Where & How To Get A COVID-19 Vaccine In Los Angeles?

You can get a COVID-19 vaccine in Los Angeles at drive-thru locations, clinics, hospitals, schools, pharmacies, public train stations or facilities, and pop-up locations. The COVID-19 vaccine is free, and you do not need an appointment at many locations. You will also not be asked about your immigration status when you get a vaccine.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin23 Aug 2022
Can You Get an Annual Physical at Urgent Care?
Insights

Can You Get an Annual Physical at Urgent Care?

While urgent care clinics are commonly visited for responsive medicine, many offer preventative care visits such as annual physicals.

Spencer Lee
Spencer Lee26 Sep 2022
Arm Soreness After COVID-19 Vaccine? You’re Not Alone.
Insights

Arm Soreness After COVID-19 Vaccine? You’re Not Alone.

There's an increasing trend of social signals indicating that injection site soreness and muscle aches 24-48 hours after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine as the most common adverse reaction.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team9 Feb 2021
Can I Go To Urgent Care For a Yeast Infection?
Sexual Health

Can I Go To Urgent Care For a Yeast Infection?

A vaginal yeast infection is a fungal infection that causes irritation, discharge, and intense itchiness of the vagina. Urgent care centers treat yeast infections; so, if you are experiencing non-emergency symptoms of a yeast infection, visiting an urgent care center is a good choice to get treatment.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso6 Oct 2021
How Much Do Stitches Cost Without Insurance in 2022?
Insights

How Much Do Stitches Cost Without Insurance in 2022?

We called 10 of the top urgent care centers in the U.S. to find out how much they charge for stitches without insurance. Stitches range in cost: $165 to $415.

Spencer Lee
Spencer Lee11 Aug 2022
Can I Go To Urgent Care For A Sprained Ankle?
Urgent Care

Can I Go To Urgent Care For A Sprained Ankle?

Mira’s research indicates that imaging tests are among the most common diagnostic measures for sprained ankles. You can treat your sprained ankle at various urgent care centers.

Spencer Lee
Spencer Lee15 Sep 2021
Urgent Care vs. Emergency Room (ER) Visit Without Insurance & When to Go to Each
Urgent Care

Urgent Care vs. Emergency Room (ER) Visit Without Insurance & When to Go to Each

If you are in an emergency, you should visit an emergency room. If you are not experiencing an urgent medical situation, you may want to consider visiting an urgent care center instead. The average cost for an urgent care visit ranges between $80 and $280, while an emergency room visit averages at $2,200.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso21 Sep 2021