Acute Illness care

Acute illnesses come on abruptly and severely, but typically do not last long.
With rapid attention, you can recover from these illnesses quickly.

 

What are some illnesses we treat?

  • Back and Joint Pain/Injury
  • Bronchitis
  • Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
  • Sinus Infections
  • Ear Infections
  • "Pink" Eye Infections
  • Sore Throat
  • Fevers
  • Allergies
  • Coughs
  • Bladder & Kidney Infections
  • Dehydration
  • Flu
  • Sunburns
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)
  • Vaginal Infections
  • Pregnancy Testing

Please note that we do not handle any critical illnesses or injuries that may require a surgeon, including gunshot wounds or heart attacks.


 

Colds. This infection of the nose and throat causes sneezing, coughing, and runny noses.

Fevers. Signs of a fever include sweating and shivering, muscle aches, general weakness, and headaches.

Coughs. Most commonly caused by infection, coughs can also be a symptom of asthma or allergies.

Ear Infections. Ear pain, nausea, vertigo, and discharge from the ear are symptoms of ear infections.

Sore Throats. Signs of a sore throat include redness, white discharge, and throat pain.

Sinus Infections. Sinus pressure causes pain above or below the eyes, as well as nasal congestion and discharge.

Allergies. Environmental allergens can cause sneezing, itchy eyes, sore throat, and rashes.

Bronchitis. Coughing, wheezing, and discomfort in the chest characterize this inflammation of the airways.

Flu. The flu causes fever, general aches, pains, and lack of energy.

Sunburns. Hot, red, painful skin from sunburns can sometimes cause infections.

Dehydration. Symptoms of dehydration include headache, dry skin, nausea, and lightheadedness.

Urinary Tract, Bladder, and Kidney Infections. These cause burning during urination, fever, and chills.