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With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s a good time to discuss infectious mononucleosis, often called “mono” or “the kissing disease.” This contagious disease is usually caused by the Epstein-barr virus. It is spread through saliva which means you can get it through kissing, hence the nickname. You can […]

What is the Kissing Disease?



Antibiotics are life-saving drugs that treat bacterial infections and prevent serious complications of disease. Unfortunately, these medications are becoming increasingly ineffective due to a phenomenon called antibiotic resistance. Antibiotic resistance occurs when bacteria change in a way that reduces, or totally eliminates, the effectiveness of the medication designed to kill […]

How To Use Antibiotics Responsibly



A cough is a natural reflex that occurs when your body senses an irritation in your throat or airway. The muscles in your chest and abdomen contract to expel air and hopefully, the irritant. While coughing can be uncomfortable, it’s your body’s natural defense against things like mucus, dust, pollen, […]

Why Am I Coughing?






Cradles to Crayons Donations
Donate to Cradles to Crayons through CareCentral Urgent Care! Starting next Monday May 20th, we will be accepting donations for Cradles to Crayons at each of our locations. Donations will go to children all over the state to help with their essential needs for everyday life. Donations can be dropped […]

Cradles to Crayons Donations


As we head into hay fever season, it can be difficult to pinpoint the cause of your congestion– are your sniffles due to seasonal allergies or a sinus infection? The two conditions share similar symptoms, but are not the same thing. Seasonal Allergies Allergies occur when our body’s immune system […]

Allergies vs. Sinus Infection