Month: September 2016

Keeping Your Child Active and Healthy During the School Year

For many kids, the summer is a three-month-long outdoor adventure, and they celebrate the warm weather and free time by riding bikes, hiking and playing sports. But as the school year begins, it can become harder for families to carve out the time to be active and stay healthy. According to the Centers for Disease …

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September Is Healthy Aging Month

September is Healthy Aging Month, and AFC Urgent Care is dedicated to helping our patients maintain healthy and happy lives as they age. As you age, your healthcare needs become more unique. Situations might arise that are scarier as a senior adult than they would have been if you were 20 years younger. At AFC …

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Injuries We Treat: Sprained Ankles

Along with the new school year already starting in most parts of the country, the fall sports season is almost underway. Sprained ankles occur at all skill levels, from pick-up games to the collegiate championships, and in some cases happen when you’re just walking down the street. A sprained ankle occurs when a person lands …

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