Category: Primary Care

Why You Need an Annual Health Screening

Are you wondering why you need an annual health screening? MainStreet Family Care is here to tell you all the benefits of yearly screenings! The Benefits Of Health Screenings Receiving an annual screening can provide a huge benefit to your long-term health, especially for those aged 40 and older. Getting checked out once a year… Read more »

What is a Yearly Health Checkup?

Receiving a yearly health checkup can help you understand the full scope of your health as well as assist you in maintaining good physical health.  What Happens During An Annual Checkup?  During a checkup, your provider will talk to you about how you are feeling, your medical history, and any lifestyle habits you have, such… Read more »

What is Acid Reflux?

What is acid reflux? What is acid reflux? MainStreet Family Care is here to help you understand the condition including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. Often commonly referred to as acid reflux, gastroesophageal reflux (GER) is the official name for the condition. It is caused when the muscle that lets food into the stomach malfunctions, sending… Read more »

Urgent Care vs. Primary Care

Many people are unaware of when to choose urgent care vs. primary care. We take a look at what each can diagnose and treat as well as when you should go to each. Please note, for all life-threatening conditions please always call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency room. When Should I Visit An… Read more »

What is a Primary Care Provider (PCP)?

What is a primary care provider? MainStreet Family Care is here to educate you on primary care providers.  What Is Primary Care?  What is primary care? Primary care combines general health services and preventative care. These services allow you to keep a routine check on your health.  Sign Up Now!  Step 1: Signup for the… Read more »