Gastric Sleeve And Lap Band Surgery: Your Weight Loss Options
The Gastric Sleeve and Lap-Band surgeries are two serious types of bariatric weight loss procedures for the morbidly obese. Patients interested in undergoing one of these two procedures sometimes get stumped by all of the different considerations. They don’t know which surgery to choose. If this includes you, don’t worry!
The Benefits of Getting an STD Check at Urgent Med Network
Sexually transmitted diseases are surging in California. An epidemic of syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia (the most common STDs) has been particularly rampant in Southern California. Not getting regular STD tests is dangerous to your health. These diseases are easily spread and can be fatal if untreated. But there are more
4 Exercises to Fight Lower Back Pain
It is important to find time for exercise. Trust us, your body will be grateful for it. This is especially true if you are experiencing any sort of pain. You might be scared to work out body parts where you experience pain. However, in a lot of cases, exercise
Reasons for Why Children Should Have a Flu Shot
At Venice Urgent Care, we understand that, as a parent, you have many important decisions to make. There is more medical information available now than ever before, which can render decision making even more difficult for you. We strive to help you with those decisions, one of which is whether or not
The Most Common Causes of Allergies
Allergy season is coming up folks, and with an estimated 50 million Americans suffering from allergies, it’s sure to be a sneezy season. Sure, you can stock up on antihistamines and drudge through the late Winter and early Spring months in a haze. But, wouldn’t it be easier to
What are the Symptoms of a Broken Bone?
Broken bones may have a lot of causes, ranging from a hard one-time impact, lots of smaller impacts causing a stress fracture (such as what runners can experience), or a rolling or twisting motion that applies more pressure than the bone can take. A weakening of the bones, such as