fbpx
 
Walk-in Clinic vs. ER ~ Know Where to Go

January 2019 - ProHealth

Walk-in Clinic vs. ER ~ Know Where to Go

Everyone knows that sometimes an emergency room visit is not the fastest or most cost-effective choice when you need immediate care, and it can take days or weeks to get in to see a primary care physician. ProHealth has two walk-in clinics in Pensacola and Gulf Breeze that can provide you with the care you

Read More...

How Do I Know If I Have an STD?

Don’t Spread the Love! How do I know if I have an STD?  Sexually transmitted diseases – or STDs, as they’re more commonly known – are a serious matter that should never be left untreated. They’re also alarmingly common, which means that they spread at an equally alarming rate, especially when they’ve gone undetected. If

Read More...

10 Ways to Keep Your Health Goals Going

Avoid liquid calories – This includes sodas, juice, fancy coffee and tea, and especially alcohol. A large latte can have as many as 290 calories! Plan your meals – This is harder than it seems. If you don’t have time to go grocery shopping for fresh ingredients, many meal delivery services are offering discounts for

Read More...

Hepatitis A Public Health Advisory in Florida

A Public Health Advisory issued by the State Surgeon General and State Health Officer has declared a Hepatitis A virus (HAV) warning. Florida had 385 cases of Hepatitis A infection in 2018, which is three times higher than average. While most patients with HAV infections will fully recover, HAV can cause severe liver damage, and

Read More...

Blood vs. Urine Pregnancy Test

In the question of getting a blood vs. urine pregnancy test, most women take the road that seems less complicated, less pricey and much more expedient in the interest of getting a quick answer. They want to know when they want to know, without having the hassle of spending time in a waiting room unless

Read More...

Who Should Not Get a Flu Shot?

Unfortunately, with the widespread of so many diseases and viruses that compromise our health on a daily basis, the flu is especially of concern each year during the height of cold and flu season. Understandably enough, the CDC recommends that the flu shot become a priority on your to-do list, but there are some things

Read More...

9 Notable Vitamin B-12 Benefits

Like many other vital nutrients and minerals in the body, B vitamins are one of those things that most people don’t give much thought to. At least, not until their health shows signs of something being off-kilter. But those vitamins are vital to the daily function of your body, and Vitamin B-12 benefits many of

Read More...