Posts Categorized: Wellness

Staying COVID-19 Safe During the Holidays

With the advancement of COVID-19 vaccinations, many are looking forward to traveling and reuniting with loved ones whom they may not have seen since the beginning of the pandemic. Although vaccines have become readily available, it is still just as important to consider safety precautions when planning for holiday gatherings and travel. Multiple variants that…
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Should I Go to an Urgent Care or an Emergency Room?

When seeking treatment, many wonder if they should visit the emergency room (ER) or make a stop at the closest urgent care. With COVID-19 still prominent, you may find yourself making that internal debate more frequently. What’s the difference? An urgent care is a place where you can be seen more quickly and at a…
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Exploring Organs: The Gallbladder

What is a gallbladder? The gallbladder is an organ located under the liver. A storage organ for bile and when full it is about the same size as a pear. What does my gallbladder do? The gallbladder is a small pouch that stores bile produced from the liver between meals. Bile is released into the…
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