Urgent Care Blog

Our Blog Features Health Tips For You And Your Family Along with the Latest News from Zip Clinic Urgent Care® centers. Browse our articles on health issues ranging from seasonal allergies to flu prevention to injury treatment. Also learn more about what services are provided through urgent care versus other medical facilities, such as freestanding emergency departments.

How to Avoid a Trip to Urgent Care on Halloween

How to Avoid a Trip to Urgent Care on Halloween

While we’d love to see your kiddos dressed up as goblins and ghouls, if you’re walking through our doors on Halloween, you’re probably not here to go trick-or-treating. So we put together some Halloween safety tips to help keep you and your little ones out of urgent...

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Flu vs. Stomach Flu: What’s the Difference?

Flu vs. Stomach Flu: What’s the Difference?

People commonly use one word--“flu”—to describe two completely different medical conditions.  “Flu” is actually influenza while “stomach flu” can refer to a number of different viruses causing similar symptoms. The two illnesses are distinctly different, as is the...

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