Will I Get Strep Throat This Year?

Will I Get Strep Throat This Year?

approximately 11,000 and 24,000 Americans every year. So, is it inevitable that you will get strep throat this year? Definitely not, and our team at AFC Urgent Care Sevierville explains why below. How Can I Get Strep Throat? Strep throat is caused by bacteria called...
What Are COVID-19's First Symptoms?

What Are COVID-19's First Symptoms?

What Symptoms Will I Experience First? Typically, according to recent studies, fever is the first symptom to manifest itself. Followed by cough, body aches and gastrointestinal distress. As we said earlier, though, COVID-19 symptoms tend to vary a lot in every case....
What You Need to Know About UTIs

What You Need to Know About UTIs

Here’s what to do: Figure out if what you’re experiencing constitutes a UTI. A few common symptoms include a burning sensation when peeing, frequent urination, cloudy or dark urine, urine with a strong odor, and a feeling of incomplete bladder emptying. What to do...
Will the Flu Shot Help Me Not Get COVID-19?

Will the Flu Shot Help Me Not Get COVID-19?

Why Get the Flu Vaccine? The winter months are prime time for the flu, and the flu vaccine works to protect your body against the virus. While the vaccine doesn’t eliminate your risk of actually getting sick with the flu, it does lower your chances of getting it and,...
How Worried Should I Be If I Get COVID-19?

How Worried Should I Be If I Get COVID-19?

How Likely Am I to Experience Serious Symptoms? There’s no way to really predict that. But the World Health Organization and the CDC alike state that most people who come down with a case of COVID-19 can expect to fully recover at home without special medical...