Should I Get a Flu Shot? 5 Factors to Consider

Every year there is a debate over whether you should get the flu shot. Some people receive the vaccine every year, while others get it occasionally. Then some people never want to flu shot because of myths or because of negative past experiences after getting the shot. According to the Centers for Disease Control and … Continued

3 Dangerous Common High School Sports Injuries

If you’ve got a child that plays high school sports, it’s not always fun and games. Although high school sports are rewarding both physically and mentally, there are many dangers involved. If they play a high-impact sport like basketball, football, or soccer, they’re at risk of some pretty bad and potentially long-lasting injuries. Today, we’re going … Continued

Is it a Sprain or a Fracture and How do I Treat it?

In a moment’s notice, a hike can turn from an enjoyable afternoon to a serious situation which may require medical attention. It’s important to know how to asses a situation and act accordingly before medical professionals can arrive. We’re going to talk a little about knowing how to tell the difference between a sprain and … Continued