Health Tips

Health Tips

Should I Go to Urgent Care For a Sore Throat?
Urgent Care

Should I Go to Urgent Care For a Sore Throat?

Urgent cares offer treatment for a sore throat.

Madeline Hlobik
Madeline Hlobik21 Dec 2021
Do I Need a Primary Care Provider (PCP)?
Tips

Do I Need a Primary Care Provider (PCP)?

While you may think you don't need a PCP, having a primary care provider is important to manage your health on a long-term basis.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan23 Aug 2022
How To Treat Symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)?
Mental Health

How To Treat Symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)?

There are several ways to treat symptoms of SAD, including cognitive behavioral therapy, antidepressants, and socializing with others.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini23 Aug 2022
When Should I Get An STD Test?
Sexual Health

When Should I Get An STD Test?

While it’s important to get tested if you are experiencing any potential STD symptoms, you should always get tested at least once a year if you are sexually active. If you don’t always have protected sex, you should get tested every six months.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini23 Aug 2022
How To Cope With Health Anxiety
Mental Health

How To Cope With Health Anxiety

There are both short-term and long-term ways to cope with health anxiety. Short-term ways include breathing, exercising, and journaling, whereas long-term ways include practicing cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), identifying triggers, and instilling mindfulness into your day.

Madeline Hlobik
Madeline Hlobik8 Dec 2021
Why Is Vitamin D Important?
Wellness

Why Is Vitamin D Important?

Signs of low vitamin D can be as subtle as fatigue, frequent illness, or back pain. Vitamin D is essential because of its wide range of benefits to our overall health. We spoke with two experts to learn more about the importance of vitamin D.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan23 Aug 2022
When Should I Visit the Doctor?
Insights

When Should I Visit the Doctor?

If you feel sick or notice something unusual with your health, you may be wondering if you should go to the doctor.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini23 Aug 2022
How Much Fiber Should I Eat Per Day?
Wellness

How Much Fiber Should I Eat Per Day?

Typically, women should eat between 21 and 25 grams of fiber per day, whereas men should eat between 30 and 38 grams of fiber per day.

Madeline Hlobik
Madeline Hlobik23 Nov 2021
Best Online Therapy Services 2021
Mental Health

Best Online Therapy Services 2021

The best online therapy services include TalkSpace, Wellnite, Monument, Circles, and Pride Counseling; depending on what services you are looking to focus on.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks23 Aug 2022
Should I Go to Urgent Care for IBS?
Insights

Should I Go to Urgent Care for IBS?

In more mild cases, an urgent care visit may be suitable for your IBS. If you feel as though you are experiencing a medical emergency, make sure to call 911.

Talor Bianchini
Talor Bianchini23 Aug 2022
How Much Does a Broken Bone Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
Wellness

How Much Does a Broken Bone Cost Without Insurance in 2021?

The cost of treating a broken bone can quickly add up, with the price ranging from a few hundred dollars to over $10,000 in some cases.

Alexis Bryan
Alexis Bryan23 Aug 2022
8 Ways to Prevent Kidney Stones
Wellness

8 Ways to Prevent Kidney Stones

Staying hydrated, reducing sodium and calcium intake, and a few other lifestyle changes can reduce the likelihood of developing kidney stones. Read more.

Ashley Brooks
Ashley Brooks23 Aug 2022