Cranberries are e-coli warriors!

Impact Urgent Care

It’s all over the news these days,  cranberries have been proven to reduce urinary tract infections (UTIs).  We moms, and nurses having been telling people for years to drink cranberry juice at the first twinges of a UTI.  I guess as women, who tend to suffer more from UTI’s then men, we really didn’t need to wait for scientific research to confirm what we already knew.  Cranberry juice simply made our bladders and urethras feel so much better.

Can your car be hacked?

Dean Bentle

From spark plugs to air bags, more and more of your car's functions are being controlled by computers. But does that mean your vehicle is vulnerable to a cyberattack?

You might be behind the wheel, but increasingly, computers control your car’s every function.

To Mom With Love~~~Special Days For Mom

Mother's Day Special

Relaxing package: 30 mins Reflexology + 60 mins Acupressure



Happiness Package: 40 mins Acupressure + 60 mins European Facial



Beauty Package: 60 mins Acupressure + 60 mins European Facial



Wellness Package: 60 mins Acupressure + 90 Mins Anti-Aging Facial

New Genetic Test for Macular Degeneration available at Vision Source

Dr. Monica Allison, OD, FOAA

Stone Oak Vision Source is announcing new technology that they are implementing to allow better care for your eyes.  There is a new genetic test, Macula Risk, now available for predicting the likelihood of a patient with macular changes developing macular degeneration.

National Stress Month

Impact Urgent Care

This year marks the 20th anniver­sary of the National Stress Aware­ness Month, a thirty-day period (April 1–30) ded­i­cated to increas­ing the public’s aware­ness about both the causes and the cures for our mod­ern stress epidemic.
Even though we have learned a lot about stress, there’s still a lot of mis­con­cep­tion and mis­in­for­ma­tion about the dan­gers of stress and suc­cess­ful cop­ing strategies.

Watch out for Type Two Diabetes

Impact Urgent Care

This week we cel­e­brated Amer­i­can Dia­betes Asso­ci­a­tion Alert Day, a one-day call to action – held the fourth Tues­day of every March – ask­ing peo­ple to take the Dia­betes Risk Test to find out if they are at risk for devel­op­ing type 2 diabetes.

Fighting Childhood Obesity Begins at Home

  • Eat break­fast every­day, and enjoy smaller-portioned snacks sev­eral times through­out the day.
  • Avoid food that con­tains exces­sive fat and sim­ple sugars.
  • Eat fam­ily meals. Com­mu­nal eat­ing encour­ages health­ier eat­ing habits.
  • Feed your kids only when they are hun­gry and avoid snack­ing in front of the TV or while play­ing video games.

Brain Injury Awareness Month

March is the official Brain Injury Awareness Month. More often than not a brain injury is a life-changing event. Sometimes, a “simple” blow to the head can be the beginning of a misdiagnosed and misunderstood neurological disease. In order to prevent future complications and potentially save lives, individuals who sustain brain injuries must have timely access to expert trauma care.


Drowsy Driving Prevention Week 2011

Impact Urgent Care

Next week is Drowsy Driving Prevention Week (Nov 6-12) and Impact Urgent Care wants to warn everyone about the dangers of driving under the influence of fatigue.

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