Bug Off!

Avoiding and Treating Insect Bites and Stings Spring has sprung! And with warm weather comes tulips, daises… and unwanted pests. White-Wilson has some tips to help prevent stings and bites, as well as what to do if you are stung. In Florida, it’s nearly impossible to avoid bug bites and…

Heart Attack and Stroke

Know the signs before it’s too late! Heart disease is the nation’s #1 killer of men and women. Each year we recognize February as Heart Month! It’s a great time to raise awareness about heart disease and work to prevent the 1.5 million heart attacks and strokes that take place…

Immediate Care vs. Emergency Room

Many of us have been faced with deciding where to go for urgent care; Immediate Care or the Emergency Room. Immediate Care provides medical care for urgent but non-emergent needs. The following list can help you decide where to go: Regular visits with your primary care provider can help detect…

Cold weather can really be a pain!

We all have aches and pains, and this time of year can have you feeling them more than usual. During colder months, many decrease their activity, exercise less and experience joint pain more. That joint pain can be frustrating, as well as a sign of something serious. Osteoarthritis is one…

It’s National Blood Donor Month

It’s National Blood Donor Month According to the American Red Cross, every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. Unfortunately, the blood supply reaches its lowest levels during the winter months. Between the busy holiday season, hazardous weather conditions and the prevalence of the flu virus, blood donations can…