Category: Urgent Care

5 Myths About Sinus Infections

Think you have a case of sinusitis? You’re not alone! According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, 31 million Americans deal with sinus infections every year. With that many cases of sinusitis, it can be hard to decipher what’s true and what isn’t, but MainStreet is here to help you cut through… Read more »

What’s the Difference Between Antibiotics and Antivirals?

Antibiotics vs. antivirals – what’s the difference anyway? MainStreet Family Care can tell you all of the information you need to know on the primary differences of antibiotic prescriptions and antiviral medications.  The Main Difference Between Antibiotics and Antivirals Antibiotics are used to treat infection within the body and are only prescribed after a person… Read more »

What are Flu Symptoms?

Influenza infection and flu symptoms can be difficult to understand and manage. MainStreet Family Care is here to educate you on the causes, symptoms, complications, and how you can reduce the spread of the flu.  What Is The Flu? The flu is a respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses and is extremely contagious. Millions of… Read more »

What are Strep Throat Symptoms?

Strep throat symptoms can be extremely painful and uncomfortable. Although this condition is more common in children, it can be contracted at any age. MainStreet Family Care is here to educate you on all of the symptoms, as well as ways to treat and prevent strep throat.  Strep Throat Symptoms Common symptoms of strep include… Read more »

Urgent Care vs. Emergency Room (ER)

What’s the difference between urgent care vs. emergency room? MainStreet is here to educate you on when you should seek either level of care.  When You Should Visit An Urgent Care Clinic Due to the increase in urgent care clinics around the country over the past several years, many people seek care at these centers… Read more »

What Can Urgent Care Providers Treat?

Urgent care providers can treat a wide variety of conditions. MainStreet Family Care offers each of these services in our urgent care services.   Common Illnesses   Many people visit urgent care when they are sick with common illnesses. Urgent care providers can diagnose and treat the following conditions:   Sore throat and strep throat  Cold and flu … Read more »

What Services Do Urgent Care Clinics Offer?

What services do urgent care clinics offer? MainStreet Urgent Care is here to tell you about urgent care service offerings.  Services For General Illnesses Urgent care clinics are the go-to place when you’re sick. Most urgent care facilities offer services for the following general illnesses: Cold and flu  Fevers Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea Allergies and asthma… Read more »