Centre Blog

FAMILY SPOTLIGHT: HOPE SHIRLEY, COMMUNITY EDUCATOR

For this edition of MainStreet’s Family Spotlight, we sat down with our Community Educator, Hope Shirley!   Hope Shirley is a graduate from The University of West Alabama with a bachelors in Business Management. She moved back to her hometown, Arab, after graduating in December of 2015. Hope has taken on the role of Community… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Kathy DeCant, CRNP

Family Spotlight: Kathy DeCant, CRNP For this edition of MainStreet Family Spotlight, we sat down with our awesome provider at our Centre Clinic, Kathy DeCant!   Kathy DeCant, CRNP is one of our amazing nurse practitioners for our clinic in Centre, AL. She came on board in August of 2016. Kathy earned her RN license… Read more »

Seasonal Allergies: 4 Routes to Relief

Seasonal Allergies Treated at MainStreet Family Urgent Care Seasonal allergies are a pain in the nose. Don’t suffer from pollen. Come see the friendly staff at MainStreet Family Urgent Care today! Ah, spring. The perfect time to get outside for long walks in the neighborhood, hikes in the hills, and springtime gardening. But that “ah” can… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Dr. Timbo Taylor

  Medical Director Dr. Taylor was one of the first to join the MainStreet Family as our company grew from the ground up. After graduating from the University of Mississippi, Dr. Taylor completed a residency program at the University of Arkansas. Upon returning to the South, Dr. Taylor spent several years as an ER physician… Read more »

10 Tips for Preventing Sports Injuries in Kids and Teens

Young athletes today are bigger and stronger, and they push themselves harder than ever before. With sports camps and more structured activities, kids today are increasingly likely to play their chosen sport year-round. But more time on the field brings a greater risk of experiencing sports-related injuries, including ACL and meniscus injuries in the knee,… Read more »

How to Handle Your Spring Allergies

How to Handle Your Spring Allergies Spring is beautiful, but it’s also a key time of year for seasonal allergies. As plants release pollen, millions of people with hay fever start to sniffle and sneeze. There’s no cure but you can take steps to curb springtime allergies, from medication to household habits. Causes The biggest… Read more »