It’s Nurse Practitioner Week!

Happy Nurse Practitioner Week to all our MainStreet & KidsStreet practitioners! At MainStreet Family Care, we encourage praise and increased recognition of the importance, education and care behind a certified Nurse Practitioner. What exactly is a Nurse Practitioner? A Nurse Practitioner is a registered nurse (RN) with advanced training in diagnosing and treating illness. They have the knowledge and training to… Read more »

Flu Season us upon us, and coming quickly!

We would like to share some important information that we obtained from the CDC on Flu Season! Many reasons why you should recieve your flu vaccination at MainStreet Family Urgent Care! The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and sometimes the lungs. It can cause mild… Read more »

Dr. Wags Meets James Spann

This past Tuesday Dr. Wags had the opportunity to meet James Spann at an event! We got to play bingo with the senior citizens of Talladega County, and present Mr. Spann with a weather inspired cake! The cake was made by a local cake decorator in Munford, Al. Over 20 prizes were given away during… 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. Timbo 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. Timbo Taylor spent several years as an ER… Read more »

How to Handle Your Spring Allergies

Spring is beautiful, but it’s also a key time of year for spring 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 of Spring Allergies The biggest trigger for spring… Read more »