How Does a Doctor Diagnose Mesenteric Adenitis?

How Does a Doctor Diagnose Mesenteric Adenitis?

Stomach pain is stomach pain, right? Not really. Stomach pain can come in many forms and causes, and mesenteric adenitis is one form. This is caused by inflammation of lymph nodes, and it’s most common among children and young teens. Don’t know much about it? No...
What to Expect When Visiting Our AFC Center

What to Expect When Visiting Our AFC Center

Our urgent are center isn’t like other centers that claim to offer quick, quality care—we actually deliver! We pride ourselves on providing top-quality care at an affordable price without the long waits of other ERs and urgent care companies. Read on to learn more...

When Should I Worry About Stomach Problems?

It’s safe to say that nearly every one of us will experience stomach pain at some point in our lives. Most of us experience it on a fairly regular basis, so when is stomach pain an actual cause for concern and not something to brush aside? Our AFC Urgent Care of...
What Should I Know About Mono?

What Should I Know About Mono?

Mononucleosis, or “mono” for short, is a viral illness that is almost always transmitted through saliva and affects mainly teenagers and young adults. While the symptoms of mono can last for months in some cases, this viral infection isn’t usually thought of as a...
Should I Be Concerned If My Child Gets Croup?

Should I Be Concerned If My Child Gets Croup?

Croup is a common respiratory infection among children. It most often occurs in children between the ages of 3 months and 5 years old, and it will likely clear up within a week. Although serious croup complications are rare, croup is not something to take lightly. Our...
How Bad Is It to Pull a Muscle?

How Bad Is It to Pull a Muscle?

Feeling that painful twinge in your lower back or neck can be scary. Many of us have likely experienced this feeling before, so how concerned should you be if you pull a muscle? Our AFC Urgent Care of Tyvola Road team is here to provide some helpful answers and...