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The Best (And Healthiest!) Summer Activities for You and Your Kids

Summertime – the kids are home with loads of free time! They may feel inclined to relax on the couch until school starts up again in the fall, but don’t let them miss out on the lively energy of those summer months. AFC Urgent Care encourages parents and kids to take advantage of the beautiful weather […]

By |July 11th, 2017|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on The Best (And Healthiest!) Summer Activities for You and Your Kids

The “Man Up Checkup”…

A basic health screening designed specifically for men
Research shows men are more than twice as likely to avoid medical treatments and exams as women, with many men lacking a primary care physician. Indeed, a recent study by researchers at the Cleveland Clinic found:

Sixty percent of American men don’t go for an annual physical
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By |June 16th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The “Man Up Checkup”…

Did You Know May is National Urgent Care Awareness Month?

The Urgent Care Association of America represents the 27,000 urgent care providers in the USA. Each year in May, the Urgent Care Association of America celebrates National Urgent Care Awareness Month. National Urgent Care Awareness Month helps illustrate the immense benefits that urgent care providers have contributed to their community.

American Family Care helped shape the urgent […]

By |May 17th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Did You Know May is National Urgent Care Awareness Month?

How to Help Your Kids Grow Up Allergy-Free

Spring is a beautiful time of year, with trees and flowers starting to bloom. But it can be a miserable time of year for people with allergies. You know all too well the sniffling and sneezing that comes with the season. You also know that you can find relief thanks to the doctors at your […]

By |May 10th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How to Help Your Kids Grow Up Allergy-Free

Five Cleaning Tips to Help Reduce Spring Allergies

Spring cleaning is typically meant to help us shed the dust and dirt we’ve accumulated over the course of a cold winter inside. But for seasonal allergy sufferers, spring cleaning can be like medicine. How, you might ask? By getting rid of the allergens that causes seasonal allergy suffering. If your seasonal allergies are kicking […]

By |May 3rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Five Cleaning Tips to Help Reduce Spring Allergies

Avoid the Wait for Your Primary Care Physician

Visit American Family Care – Indianapolis for Your Seasonal Allergy Needs
With allergy season upon us, it can be tempting to schedule a visit with your primary care physician to find some relief. Unfortunately, trying to set up a doctor’s visit can result in a logistical nightmare as you struggle to schedule a timely appointment that […]

By |April 25th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Avoid the Wait for Your Primary Care Physician

Not All Urgent Care Centers Are Generic

As urgent care centers begin appearing all across the United States, people have developed a perception that every urgent care center is generic and inconvenient. However, this is not the case, evidenced by our exemplary Indianapolis urgent care locations.

Many urgent care centers are staffed by unenthusiastic medical providers who just want to see as many […]

By |April 18th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Not All Urgent Care Centers Are Generic

Your Month-By-Month Allergy Guide

If you suffer from seasonal allergies, you know that the months when your allergen is most active in the air can be the most awful of the year. But allergies are unique to each individual, so a seasonal allergy sufferer can actually experience the worst symptoms any time of the year. Here’s a month-by-month guide […]

By |April 11th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Your Month-By-Month Allergy Guide

Allergy Season Begins

Spring has sprung! Flowers are blooming, temperatures are rising and birds are chirping. If you suffer from seasonal allergies, “Ah, spring,” might soon turn into “Ah-choo, spring!” Seasonal allergies, sometimes called hay fever, are allergy symptoms that happen during certain times of the year, usually when outdoor plants release their spores. Trees, grasses and weeds […]

By |April 4th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Allergy Season Begins

March is National Nutrition Month

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics recognizes March as National Nutrition Month. This initiative aims to educate our country about the benefits of maintaining a healthy diet and eating habits. Exercise is another key focus during National Nutrition Month, as paired with eating healthy, exercise is a key component in improving both our physical and […]

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