Need Urgent Care? Let Us Know You're Coming

Patients can now skip the waiting room at PromptMed urgent care by using our new online feature called “On My Way.” This new check-in tool allows patients to check wait times, reserve a spot in line, and streamline visits.

Listen to Your Heart: Symptoms to Watch For


Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a broad term for many conditions that can affect your heart. Knowing the difference between these conditions, and which symptoms they cause, can be important.

What Is Geriatrics, and Why Is This Specialty Important?


As people age, they are more likely to have multiple chronic conditions, such as diabetes, heart disease, and dementia. Geriatricians are trained to manage these complex conditions and to help patients navigate the often-complicated treatment regimens.

Teaching Your Kids to Take Medicine Safely


Whether your child needs an occasional over-the-counter remedy or has an ongoing prescription, talking about it openly can help them stay safe. It also eases them into taking responsibility for it as they grow older. The time you spend teaching them now can help children avoid substance misuse, abuse, and addiction later in life.

Don’t Explain Away the Subtle Signs of Heart Trouble


Too often, issues like shortness of breath, fatigue, weakness and intermittent chest pain are chalked up to old age. But these may be symptoms of a heart condition called aortic valve stenosis, a narrowing of the opening between the heart’s left ventricle and the aorta, the largest artery in the body.

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