Urgent Care in Danbury CT

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  • How to Treat Swimmer’s Ear

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    AFC Doctors Express Urgent Care Danbury physician Dr. Evangeline Specht tells us how to treat swimmer’s ear. It’s summer, the kids are swimming, and we have been seeing a lot of people coming into our urgent care centers with ear aches . The big question parents usually ask is ‘Is it swimmer’s ear or an ear infection’. […]

  • Sunburn and UVA Protection

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    July is UV Awareness Month Sunburn should not be taken lightly.   Most  people don’t  realize that skin cancer a is the most common cancer in the United States The good news  however, is that skin cancer is  preventable. UV Prevention tips: 1) Apply a good amount of broad spectrum sunscreen with an SPF 15 or greater. Dermatologists recommend […]

  • What to Do If You Get Bit by a Deer Tick

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    New England is known as a hot bed for Lyme disease carrying deer ticks. This time of year especially,  deer ticks abound and are a very real threat. Most tick bites don’t expose people to Lyme Disease, but deer ticks ( also found on mice and other animals that roam New England) do. Deer ticks are quite […]

  • Do I Need Stitches?

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    Summer has begun and the kids are outside playing more than during the school year. More skin wounds occur between June and September than any other time during the year. If your child falls and gets a cut what do you do? Sometimes it’s hard to know if stitches are the answer.  Fortunately, our Doctors Express Medical Minute […]

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