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Managing Chronic Back Pain

Although it may seem that you’re the only one suffering from debilitating pain, the truth is that doctors at urgent care in Deer Park work with patients like you every day who seek help for chronic back pain relief. Defining Chronic Back Pain It’s not uncommon for someone to experience some form of back pain […]

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5 Ways to Prevent Workplace Accidents

Many people seeking urgent care in Deer Park, Texas, resulting from workplace accidents. Injuries to workers are costly for businesses not only in workers’ compensation premiums but in the seeking and the training of temporary workers while the permanent employee recovers. The doctors and the team of medical healthcare professionals at Community Health 1st ER, […]

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Out Of Breath – When To Seek Help

Introduction Shortness of breath or dyspnea is a common symptom that affects almost 25% of patients who present to the emergency department. It can arise from a bevy of conditions and is occasionally a manifestation of a serious underlying disease. Some of these underlying conditions are life-threatening, which warrants a prompt evaluation and targeted diagnostic […]

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It’s All In Your Head! When Is A Headache Dangerous?

Approximately 2 million patients present to United States emergency departments annually, with a primary headache disorder. This presents 2 challenges to emergency departments. First, immediate life-threatening causes of headaches must be excluded. Second, safe, effective and rapid treatment of the headache must be instituted, leading to a timely discharge and appropriate follow-up. This article will […]

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When Should I Stay Home?

Do you think you are coming down with the symptoms of the flu or a cold? Are you wondering if you are contagious and should you go to work? When Should You Stay Home? It is recommended by the Center for Disease Control that if you are sick (and especially if it is during the […]