As the world continues to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, some may wonder whether ongoing vigilance and testing for the virus are still necessary. In this article, we’ll discuss the current state of COVID-19 testing and why it remains an essential aspect of public health efforts. At Carolina Express Clinic, we’re here to help you stay informed about COVID-19 and provide testing and guidance to ensure the well-being of our community.
Vaccinations for Travel 101
Preparing for international travel can be both exciting and overwhelming, especially when it comes to ensuring your health and safety. One essential aspect of pre-travel planning is getting the necessary vaccinations to protect yourself from potential health risks. In this article, we’ll explore the basics of travel vaccinations and provide some helpful tips to make the process as smooth as possible. At Carolina Express Clinic, we’re here to help you prepare for your journey by offering the vaccinations and advice you need to stay healthy while exploring the world.
What Vaccinations Are Required for Children Attending Schools in Mecklenburg County, NC?
Vaccinations play a vital role in keeping our children healthy and protecting them against preventable diseases. Here in Mecklenburg County, certain vaccinations are required for children attending schools and childcare facilities. We’ll talk about the vaccinations your child needs to meet these requirements and ensure their well-being. At Carolina Express Clinic, we’re here to help you understand these requirements and make sure your child is up-to-date before they get to school. This is of particular importance to families transferring into North Carolina for the first time.
Getting Tested for STDs: Stay in the Know!
Your sexual health is an essential aspect of your overall well-being, and staying informed about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) is crucial in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. At Carolina Express Clinic, we understand the importance of regular STD testing and are here to provide a casual, caring environment for your testing needs. In this article, we’ll discuss the different types of STDs, the importance of getting tested, and how to approach testing with ease and confidence.
What Tests Can Employers Ask an Employee to Take in NC?
If you are a working-age adult in North Carolina, it is essential to be aware of the various tests that employers can ask you to take as part of the hiring process, or during your employment. In this article, we will discuss the different tests that employers in North Carolina can ask their employees to take, as well as some important regulations and guidelines that govern these tests. As an employee in North Carolina, understanding your rights and responsibilities can help you navigate the workplace more confidently.
Some of the test can be performed right here at Carolina Express Clinic. You can see the list of tests available here.
Should I go to the ER or Medical Clinic?
Should you go to the ER or medical clinic…It can be a tough question. If you are having a medical emergency, please dial 9-1-1 If you have a minor medical issue, a walk-in medical clinic can be the perfect alternative to going to the emergency room. Going to the emergency room is very expensive, even … Read more
Allergy or Cold? How Can I Tell the Difference?
Are you one of many people who gets a cold in the spring or fall that seems to never go away? It could be an allergy. The good news is allergies can be treated. Read this article to find out how to tell the difference between a cold and allergies. The good news is allergies … Read more
How to Stay Healthy When You Travel for Spring Break
Find out how to keep illnesses away while you or the whole family travel for a vacation. Read the brief article from the CDC.
How to Recognize the Symptoms and Treat Pink-Eye (Conjuctivitis)
“Pink, itchy eyes? Pink eye – or conjunctivitis – is common and can spread easily. It sometimes needs medical treatment, depending on the cause. Know the symptoms, when to seek treatment, and how to help prevent it.” — CDC Read the full Center for Disease Control Article
How to Protect Your Baby from Whooping Cough
“Whooping cough is very contagious and can cause serious illness, especially in babies too young to be fully vaccinated. Protect babies from whooping cough by getting your vaccine and making sure your baby gets his vaccines.”— CDC Read the full Center for Diseases Control Article