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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”…

How Allergies Can Affect You Long-Term

Allergies may not seem like a significant illness that needs immediate treatment, but ignoring your symptoms can have serious, long-lasting effects. If left untreated, allergies can greatly affect your quality of life; you may suffer from increased risk of health problems, decreased brain function and even mood instability. Early treatment is key to avoiding allergy-related […]

By |May 19th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How Allergies Can Affect You Long-Term

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 AFC […]

By |May 12th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How to Help Your Kids Grow Up Allergy-Free

May is National Urgent Care Awareness Month

Flu season is just about over, which, unfortunately, means allergy season is here. As the weather warms up, we’ll also soon have to start dealing with the medical conditions that plague us during the summer, which includes sunburns, dehydration and sports injuries.

For this, it’s fitting that May is National Urgent Care Awareness Month, seeing as […]

By |May 5th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on May is National Urgent Care Awareness Month

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 2nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Five Cleaning Tips to Help Reduce Spring Allergies

Not All Urgent Care Centers Are Created Equally

American Family Care – Buckhead Stands Above the Rest
Many people falsely interpret the definition of urgent care. Some don’t understand what urgent care encompasses while others believe all urgent care centers are the same in quality. Urgent care, specifically our Atlanta, GA brand of urgent care, describes the walk-in medical treatment of sudden injuries and […]

By |April 26th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Not All Urgent Care Centers Are Created Equally

Avoid the Wait for Your Primary Care Physician

Visit American Family Care 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 fits in […]

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

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: Is Your Child Sick, Or is it Allergies?

Does My Child Have the Flu? What About a Cold? Or Do They Have Allergies?
Here at American Family Care – Buckhead, we answer these questions to help you better understand what your child’s experiencing.

Rejoice; flu season is almost over, folks. While it may not officially end until mid-spring, most cases are behind us by this […]

By |March 28th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Allergy Season: Is Your Child Sick, Or is it Allergies?

What Causes Allergy Symptoms?

Seasonal allergy sufferers know that the first dustings of pollen mean their noses and eyes are about to be assaulted with agonizing allergy symptoms. Seasonal allergies can make it seem like the body is waging a war against itself, and it’s not pretty. Sneezing, runny noses, sinus congestion and itchy, watery eyes are all manifestations […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on What Causes Allergy Symptoms?