Preventing Holiday Heartburn

Preventing Holiday Heartburn

Come November, fall celebrations switch from spooky to festive, and we look ahead to the feasting frenzy of Thanksgiving. And while many of us will indulge in familiar favorites like gravy, stuffing, and cranberry sauce without too much consequence, this heavy holiday...

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Update

We understand it’s a challenging time, as we all deal with the Covid-19 pandemic. MEDIQ Urgent Care has put protocols in place to protect our employees, our patients and our community: We constantly sanitize our clinics by wiping down chairs, countertops, beds, door...

When to Visit an Urgent Care

An urgent care facility is a clinic where you can receive medical attention and treatment. In a way, it lies somewhere between a regular family practice and an emergency room (ER). However, knowing when to go to an urgent care in Greensboro instead of a family...

What’s the Difference Between Urgent Care & the ER?

If you have a medical issue that you either want or need to have looked at right away, then you may not be able to schedule an appointment to see a family doctor at a time that is convenient for you. In such a case, you have two other options. You can go to the ER...

Lyme Disease: How to Prevent it and How to Identify it

Lyme disease can be a potentially devastating illness that is typically spread through tick bites. However, if it’s caught in time, 80 percent of people that are diagnosed with Lyme disease are able to recover fully through the use of antibiotics. The problem is...