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How Reliable Are Rapid Strep Tests?

How Reliable Are Rapid Strep Tests?

When your child is complaining of a sore throat and has a fever, those are tell-signs that he or she may be suffering from strep throat. If this is the case, it’s best to visit our AFC center for a rapid strep test to confirm that diagnosis. Are rapid strep tests...
What Should I Know About Rashes?

What Should I Know About Rashes?

Rashes are usually quite miserable to deal with. They’re itchy, splotchy, bumpy and can oftentimes be painful, as well. So, what causes these terrible reactions, and are there ways that you and your family can avoid them? Read on as our AFC Urgent Care Cleveland team...
Is It Safe for My Child to Get an X-ray?

Is It Safe for My Child to Get an X-ray?

Let’s face it: Accidents happen among kids, even if they’re at Johnston Woods or Camp Highland for a summer camp. If your child gets hurt and the pain is lingering, it might be time to consider getting an X-ray, but are they safe for kids? Our AFC Urgent Care...
What Do I Need to Know About Kidney Infections?

What Do I Need to Know About Kidney Infections?

Kidney infections are relatively rare, but they can wreak havoc on your body when left untreated. Because of that, it’s important to know what symptoms are signals of kidney infections and what you should do if you experience those symptoms. Our AFC Urgent Care...
How Necessary Are Sports Physicals?

How Necessary Are Sports Physicals?

Attention, Cleveland Middle and Yates Elementary parents, spring sports are upon us! But before your child can hit the field, a sports physical is required. Why, you ask? Well, no matter which sport your child plays, there’s always a risk of getting hurt. So, to avoid...

How Do I Get Strep Throat?

According to the CDC, between 11,000 and 24,000 Americans fall ill to strep throat every year. Strep throat is a very common infection, but how does one get it? Our team at AFC Urgent Care Cleveland has the answers you’re looking for, so read on. What Causes Strep...