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Why Urgent Care Centers Are Becoming More Popular

You’ve probably noticed that the amount of urgent care centers has been on the rise. It seems like everywhere you look, you can find AFC Urgent Care. There’s no doubt that these urgent care centers are giving the traditional emergency room a run for their money, but why is that?

Efficient Care
One of the biggest reasons […]

By |July 25th, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Why Urgent Care Centers Are Becoming More Popular

The Importance of Sending Your Kids to Summer Camp

Making a choice to send your child away during the summer is difficult. For many children, summer camp is the first time they’re actually away from their parents. While that may be a scary thought for children and parents alike, there are plenty of reasons why sending your child to summer camp is essential.

Letting Your […]

By |June 20th, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on The Importance of Sending Your Kids to Summer Camp

The Importance of Counting Your Macros

Trying to lose weight and achieve a healthier lifestyle is no easy task. Many people turn to calorie counting. The belief is that if you create a calorie deficit by eating less than you burn, you’ll lose weight. While that may be true, that doesn’t mean it’s healthy! You can create a calorie deficit even […]

By |June 20th, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on The Importance of Counting Your Macros

National Nutrition Month

2019 is the first year that will be home to national nutrition month! Just like the name suggests, that’s a whole month dedicated to sharing knowledge and tips towards healthy nutrition habits. The goal of this is to help the public become more in tune with what they’re putting into their bodies, what they actually […]

By |March 22nd, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on National Nutrition Month

Symptoms & Prevention of Ear Infections

Ear infections commonly affect children under the age of six due to their developing bodies. Since your child may not have the full vocabulary to explain what is hurting them, common symptoms include tugging or scratching at the ear. An ear infection can take several days to present signs that one is present. AFC Urgent […]

By |February 28th, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Symptoms & Prevention of Ear Infections

What to Know About GMO’s

You’ve likely heard the term GMO before, but how much do you actually know about them? It turns out, those who know the least about them scientifically tend to have the most reliable opinions on them. Those who say they avoid GMO’s in their day to day food consumption actually had the most misconceptions and […]

By |January 31st, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on What to Know About GMO’s

A Pediatric Health Checklist for your child’s expected (and unexpected) healthcare needs!

You already know that maintaining your child’s overall health throughout their developmental years and adolescence is crucial. However, it sometimes feels like a lot when trying to get your child the best possible care while managing to fit as many medical appointments as necessary.

So what should you be doing to make sure your child […]

By |December 27th, 2018|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on A Pediatric Health Checklist for your child’s expected (and unexpected) healthcare needs!

Make sure to Snuff out those Allergies this Holiday Season

he Holiday season is upon us once again & we here at AFC North Bergen would like to wish you all a happy & safe holiday season. The Holidays are about spending time with your family, friends & loved ones. The last thing anyone wants to do is be sneezing up a storm at the Holiday […]

By |November 28th, 2018|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Make sure to Snuff out those Allergies this Holiday Season

Flu season prevention

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 […]

By |September 18th, 2018|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Flu season prevention

Tips & Tricks to stay hydrated this summer

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 […]

By |August 1st, 2018|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Tips & Tricks to stay hydrated this summer
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