541 S. Oxford Valley Road, Fairless Hills, PA 19030 | Mon – Fri: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM | Sat – Sun: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Special Holiday Hours: | Open Christmas Day from 8am to 2pm

Patient Care Now Urgent Care Blog

Patient Care Now Urgent Care Blog rss


Food Allergies: Are They Preventable?

Food Allergies: Are They Preventable?

by Kibinesh Fulas (SU)
Our immune system is designed to perceive and react to foreign elements. And, in the case of a food allergy, that can mean anything from breaking out in hives and sneezing to having trouble breathing and going into anaphylactic shock from accidentally eating a peanut or a shrimp.

What Are the Most Common Food Allergies in Adults

What Are the Most Common Food Allergies in Adults

by Yenny (SU)
Here’s an interesting factoid, courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Approximately 3 to 4 percent of American adults are affected by food allergies and, unlike many affected children who outgrow their food allergies, adult food allergies tend to be lifelong.

Why Would a Tick Cause Meat Allergies?

Why Would a Tick Cause Meat Allergies?

by Yenny (SU)
When you think of tick bites, you think of Lyme disease, or Rocky Mountain spotted fever, right? On the other hand, you probably know more than one person with food allergies. So what could these two things possibly have in common? Surprisingly, there is growing evidence that the bite of a lone star tick can result in developing a food allergy to meat. And, while this tick was traditionally found in the Southeastern United States, its habitat is growing, having been found from Maine to Missouri, and as far west as Texas.

Tags

injuries PA urgent care adult urgent care Allergies Allergy Treatment near me Ankle Injury Antibiotics Asthma Asthma Attack asthma treatment near me best urgent care center near me Bone Fractures Bronchitis clinic cold concussion Coronavirus COVID-19 Diarrhea emergency emergency room ER Flu flu season Flu Shot flu shot near me flu treatment near me Food Allergies fracture Illness Immune System immunization influenza injuries injury joint health Knee Injuries nausea occupational medicine orthopedic injuries Orthopedic Urgent Care Orthopedic Urgent Care Fairless Hills PA orthopedic urgent care near me Orthopedist Patient Care Now Urgent Care Pediatric Pediatric Care pediatric care near me pediatric urgent care pediatric urgent care near me pediatrician pediatrician near me Pediatricians near me pediatrics physical physicals Primary Care Primary Care Doctor Rashes salmonella sore throat sports Sports Injuries Sports Injury Sports Injury Treatment near me sports medicine sprain Sprains Sprains and Strains strains strep throat summer injuries swimmer's ear urgent care urgent care center urgent care center Fairless Hills PA urgent care center in Fairless Hills PA urgent care center near me urgent care clinic urgent care clinic Fairless Hills PA urgent care clinic in Fairless Hills PA Urgent Care Clinic near me Urgent Care Doctors urgent care Fairless Hills PA urgent care in Fairless Hills PA Urgent care near me urgent care services urgent care services Fairless Hills PA urgent care services near me Vaccines X-ray