How Long Can Strep Throat Go Untreated?

How Long Can Strep Throat Go Untreated?

Strep throat is more common this time of year. According to the CDC, between 11,000 and 13,000 strep throat cases happen each year, but they’re highly preventable and treatable. If you start to experience strep throat symptoms, though, it’s important to treat this...
Are There Ways to Reduce a Fever at Home?

Are There Ways to Reduce a Fever at Home?

Thankfully, yes, there are. Although there is no cure for the flu since it’s a virus that will need to run its course, there are things you can do at home to reduce the severity of flu-related symptoms. Our AFC Urgent Care Hixson team provides some helpful info on the...