This Halloween Ghost & ghouls aren’t the only things you should be scared of! We here at AFC Urgent Care North Bergen want you to enjoy the holidays & we know Halloween consists of haunted houses, apple pie, & carving pumpkins! However, did you know that hundreds of people go to the emergency room a year […]
At this time of the year, a lot of people start to forget about the flu season., but in reality, flu season has just started! Flu season ranges from mid-Septemeber to late December. Even if you have gotten your flu shot you should still be taking precautionary measures to stay away from the flu this year! One of […]
School is back in session & if your kids are returning to school or just started a brand new journey at school you should take note on these tips AFC Urgent Care North Bergen is offering for the new school year! It is always important to be on the same page with your kids about […]
It is that time of the year again, the flu is back in season. Flu season is from the beginning of September through December. We here at AFC North Bergen want you to take all the measures you can to stay away from the flu this year! Read the tips below to take learn more about […]
Did you know?
Did you know 75% of the bodies weight is produced by water? Yes, its true more than half of the body is produced by water! Did you also know that your body constantly loses water by doing an everyday task? Think of your body as a big plant. If you don’t water it, it […]
With temperatures soaring this summer it is no surprise that everyone is rushing to get to the nearest beach or pool. Something about laying out in the suns rays is so appealing to a good majority of people. However, if you’re smart you will be applying sunblock! BUT what happens when your sunblock isn’t working? There are different types […]
Poison ivy is the most common allergy in the United States, affecting about 50 million people every year. The rash from poison ivy is caused by an allergic reaction to urushiol, an oily substance in the leaves, stems and roots of poison ivy, through direct contact. Urushiol is also found in poison oak and poison […]
Summertime brings many opportunities for outdoor activities. From camping and hiking to playing tag in the backyard, kids and adults alike can enjoy the warm weather. Make sure your family takes the following precautions to avoid missing outdoor fun due to mosquito and tick bites.
Before you go outside:
Use bug repellent on your skin and […]
When it comes to treating your seasonal allergies with home remedies, there’s usually more fiction than fact. There are healing claims about everything from apple cider vinegar to local bee pollen. The doctors at American Family Care understand that not everyone wants to grab a drug off of the pharmacy counter, but people want to […]
Life might be easier if kids came with an instruction book. Most parents usually have enough questions to fill one and it can be extra difficult when your child is looking to you for answers and you don’t have any. That is especially true when they don’t feel good. All they want is for you […]