What Every Parent Should Know Stinging Summer Insects

The warm weather of summer brings families out into their backyards and onto their patios. Unfortunately, it also brings bees, wasps, and other stinging insects out into the atmosphere where they can cause problems for humans. Every summer, the Medics USA urgent care centers see hundreds of kids who are suffering from insect bites and […]

Do You Know The Signs Of Food Poisoning?

With all the sun and nice weather, people all around the Washington D.C. area are starting to take their meals outside. Whether it’s eating dinner together on the back patio or hosting a picnic by the lake with coworkers, eating outside is a great change of pace. However, eating outside does present its own set […]

3 Lawnmower Safety Tips To Keep In Mind This Summer

Do you consider your landscaping to be your life’s work? Is your backyard the envy of everyone who lives in your neighborhood? If so, then you’re probably looking forward to summer’s warm weather. People everywhere will be firing up the lawnmowers, weed whackers, and other landscaping power tools. Unfortunately, these giant toys can also be […]

Severe Sunburn? Come See The Docs At Medics USA

When you hear the word “summer,” what’s the first thing you think of? Many people say “barbecues” or “vacation” or “swimming pool.” For lots of people, though, the immediate answer is “sunburns.” The warm weather of summer makes us all want to get outside and spend some time in the sun, but the sun can […]

What Are The Signs Of Dehydration?

Summer will soon be here and in the Washington, D.C. area that means lots of hot, humid weather. Along with sunshine and swimming pools, summertime comes with its own set of potential health hazards. Dehydration is a big threat that can sneak up on people during hot temperatures of summer. But do you know what […]