What Is Flu B?

What Is Flu B?

Shoo, flu, don’t bother me! Flu season is here—and affecting plenty of people in and around Hixson. That’s why our team at AFC Urgent Care Hixson wants to provide some info about the virus and how to prevent it. What Are the Types of Flu? Currently, there are three...
How Long Does a Respiratory Infection Last?

How Long Does a Respiratory Infection Last?

As soon as the coughing and headaches appear, you want to know how long the symptoms of a respiratory infection will last. Respiratory infections are no fun, which is why our team at AFC Urgent Care Hixson wants to share some insight into what they are—and how to find...
Why Do I Have a Sore Throat?

Why Do I Have a Sore Throat?

You were fine the other day, but now you are feeling under the weather. It never fails—a sore throat can appear without warning. But what is the reason? Our team at AFC Urgent Care Hixson wants to help you understand what could be causing your sore throat, as well as...
What Can I Do to Stop Coughing?

What Can I Do to Stop Coughing?

It never fails. You are in a quiet room, and all of a sudden, you start coughing. Or, worse, you are trying to go to sleep and begin having a coughing attack. Either way, coughing can be extremely annoying and it can affect a person’s quality of life. That’s why our...
Are Coughs Contagious?

Are Coughs Contagious?

Have you ever had someone around you start coughing and thought, “You better not cough on me?” We’ve all been there. In today’s world, we’re surrounded by lots of illnesses, germs and bacteria. So it’s natural to wonder whether a cough pointed toward you could make...