Archive for January 2, 2018
Part of being a parent often means caring for a sick child. It’s understandable to wonder where to seek treatment when your child becomes sick. Unfortunately, many parents make the mistake of taking their children to the ER when it would have been better to visit an urgent care center. In fact, statistics gathered from a private study conducted by Millman found that 44 to 65% of emergency room episodes could have been treated at an urgent care clinic. With that in mind, here are four common reasons parents take their children to urgent care centers.
- Allergy Treatments
Many children suffer from allergies throughout certain times of the year. Considering that, there are other times where certain foods or situations increase the symptoms of allergies. When your child is suf