Is it a Sprained or Broken Ankle? 5 Ways to Tell

2 million people suffer from ankle injuries a year. Among them, 400,000 come from sports injuries. Given that sports are the expected place for injuries, that means most of them are unexpected. Running, walking, and jumping are risks for sprained or broken ankles. Given that feet house 26 bones and 107 ligaments, it can be hard to know the difference.  Their differences depend … Continued

7 Exercises to Do While Recovering from Injuries

“No pain, no gain” is a common saying that is thrown around fitness communities often to promote pushing through the pain that comes with exercise. However, it’s important to understand the difference between pushing through the pain and further injuring yourself. In fact, recent studies have shown that the most common cause of injuries in fitness … Continued

Save Your Spot in Line for Urgent Care and Reduce Your Risks

When you have an urgent healthcare concern, you need two things: Quality, completely capable medical care  Accessibility (walk-ins, convenient hours, open weekends, etc.) At Amory Urgent Care, we’re making our excellent care even more convenient for you. Simply by visiting our Home page, you can: See your wait time and your place in the queue … Continued

What Are the Advantages of an MRI Over an X-Ray?

Do you think you’ll require some type of imaging equipment to solve a medical issue you’re experiencing? Are you’re also trying to do some extra research about which imaging is the better option for your issue? There is no need to continue searching the web because here we are going to provide you with all of … Continued

Bladder Infection Signs: How To Spot Them

The pain can be so intense you almost can’t walk—trip after trip to the bathroom with no relief in sight. You might be experiencing the painful side effects of a bladder infection.  Urinary tract infections or UTI’s can manifest as bladder infections. They affect more than 150 million people each year, and when left untreated, … Continued

What Happens When You Get a Physical?

Maybe you’ve been traded from the Yankees to the Braves? Perhaps you’re just trying to participate in youth sports? Or maybe you just got a new job? Whatever the case may be, you have a physical coming up.  The question you have now is: what happens when you get a physical? Ask and ‘ye shall receive. … Continued

How to Tell if You Have a Fever: 5 Key Signs

Did you know that the 2018 flu season cost employers more than $9 billion in lost wages? In the thick of cold and flu season, it’s essential to prepare to keep yourself and your loved ones healthy!  Are you feeling under the weather? Are you concerned that your child is sick? Let’s get into how to … Continued