How Important Is Cleaning My Sheets?

How Important Is Cleaning My Sheets?

Cleaning the sheets is an easy thing to forget to do, but it’s more important than you might think! Even though sheets get more and more comfortable over time, they also get dirtier and dirtier. Sleeping in dirty sheets may sound gross, but it’s easy to prevent and...
Why Should I Wear a Mask?

Why Should I Wear a Mask?

With the coronavirus pandemic still lingering indefinitely, taking necessary health precautions is still a must. Many scientists and experts alike have driven home the importance of wearing masks in public, but why? If you are still confused as to why masks are...
Are My Symptoms From Allergies or COVID-19?

Are My Symptoms From Allergies or COVID-19?

It’s perfectly normal to worry about COVID-19, an illness that has persisted in our country for months now, leading to hundreds of thousands of deaths. Even the slightest cough or tingling in your throat may make you a little anxious. But the reality is: Fall is here,...
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...