1. Do You Know The Signs Of Food Poisoning?

    With all the sun and nice weather, people all around the Washington D.C. area are starting to take their meals outside. Whether it’s eating dinner together on the back patio or hosting a picnic by the lake with coworkers, eating outside is a great change of pace. However, eating outside does present its own set of health challenges. During the summer, our urgent care centers see lots of patients…Read More

  2. 3 Lawnmower Safety Tips To Keep In Mind This Summer

    Do you consider your landscaping to be your life's work? Is your backyard the envy of everyone who lives in your neighborhood? If so, then you’re probably looking forward to summer’s warm weather. People everywhere will be firing up the lawnmowers, weed whackers, and other landscaping power tools. Unfortunately, these giant toys can also be quite dangerous. Lawnmower injuries are something we …Read More

  3. Severe Sunburn? Come See The Docs At Medics USA

    When you hear the word "summer," what’s the first thing you think of? Many people say “barbecues” or “vacation” or “swimming pool.” For lots of people, though, the immediate answer is “sunburns.” The warm weather of summer makes us all want to get outside and spend some time in the sun, but the sun can be dangerous. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, “just five sunburns i…Read More

  4. What Are The Signs Of Dehydration?

    Summer will soon be here and in the Washington, D.C. area that means lots of hot, humid weather. Along with sunshine and swimming pools, summertime comes with its own set of potential health hazards. Dehydration is a big threat that can sneak up on people during hot temperatures of summer. But do you know what you’re looking for when it comes to signs of dehydration? Keep reading to learn more a…Read More

  5. Why Urgent Care Centers Are The Better Option

    When it comes to getting the treatment and care that you need when you are sick, you need to choose wisely. Hospitals can be expensive and crowded. At your local urgent care, you can rest assured that you will get the help that you need quickly and efficiently as possible. There are many reasons why going to Medics USA Urgent Care is the better option.  …Read More

  6. Common Cold Or The Flu?

    There are two types of people in this world: those who go to work sick and those who whine and complain, on the couch, yet do nothing to feel better. Sometimes we need to get back to our daily life as fast as possible. We cannot be dealing with an illness for days on end. In order to get the right medical treatment, you first have to know what you have. Many people think that a cold and the flu ar…Read More

  7. 4 Reasons You Need a PCP Associated with an Urgent Care

    Whenever you think of urgent care, you typically don’t think about going in for your primary care needs.  However, choosing a primary care office that is also an urgent care center comes with a bunch of benefits that you can’t receive from a normal doctor's office.  Here are four benefits gained by choosing a primary care physician that is also an urgent care center that can make your medica…Read More

  8. 4 Reasons To Go To Urgent Care Over Emergency Room

    When you get sick, you want to be taken care of as soon as possible. But usually, when we need to get in to see our primary care physician, we can’t make an appointment until a week later and it doesn’t do any good. If you cannot wait a week to see your primary care doctor, you have a very important decision to make. You can either go to the emergency room or you can come to the urgent care at…Read More