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April 2020

Wednesday, April 29th, 2020
With the cold season coming to a close and seasonal allergies starting to pick up, it’s often hard to differentiate the two. While both are uncomfortable, they require different treatment for those suffering. To determine which course of action will best calm your symptoms, it’s important to understand the difference between the common cold and seasonal allergies.
Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is among the most disruptive and catastrophic medical events to occur in a century. In the nearly four months since the existence of the virus was first reported, coronavirus has had a direct impact on a large percentage of the world’s population.
Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
Germs are everywhere. They are in the trash can on the pile of used tissues, on the toilet in your workplace bathroom, and on the lunch counter someone failed to clean properly. Your child may have been exposed to germs from a classmate’s sneeze. You can bet that germs are on your cell phone. A study by the University of Arizona showed that cell phones carry 10 times more bacteria than a toilet seat.
Wednesday, April 08th, 2020
Kids are always running around, trying new things, and exploring their surroundings. Such a sense of adventure puts kids in contact with many germs, and every parent knows the pain of seeing their little ones come down with a cold or flu. It’s important to keep kids clean and healthy, especially in the busy spring and summer months. While you can always count on your local walk-in clinic in Gainesville, GA, to help if your child is sick, you’d rather see them having fun and feeling great. If you have young kids at home and you want to keep them from getting sick this season, here are a few tips on protecting your children, prioritizing cleanliness, and putting their health first.
Wednesday, April 01st, 2020
When we touch surfaces that are contaminated with germs, our hands can then carry those germs to any new surface we touch. Read on to learn about how to properly wash your hands to prevent the spread of germs from the experts in urgent care in Gainesville, GA.