If you have symptoms of COVID-19, do not go to a testing site. Talk to your health care provider about getting tested. They can refer you for testing. If you don’t have a health care provider, call 2-1-1 to connect to care or contact the nearest federally qualified health center orContinue Reading

You should go to an emergency room or call 911 immediately if you have: Trouble breathing Persistent pain or pressure in the chest or abdomen New confusion or inability to stay awake Blue lips or face Difficulty speaking Sudden face drooping Numbness in the face, arm or leg Seizure AnyContinue Reading

According to the Food and Drug Administration, more than 40 percent of people who receive the flu shot experience side effects such as injection site pain, a low-grade fever, a cough or a runny nose. These symptoms are almost always mild and rarely last longer than a day or two.Continue Reading

Many people experience depression after surgery. Ongoing health problems, discomfort, and a change in routine can all contribute. Research shows that mental health issues can negatively affect a person’s recovery from surgery. Also, depression after surgery can increase the perception or experience of postoperative pain. Understanding the cause of depressionContinue Reading

Do you know the full, expected list of COVID-19 symptoms? A Google search on “coronavirus (or COVID-19) symptoms” listed the CDC and World Health Organization (WHO) as #1 and #2 hits. However, the Fitzpatrick Translational Science team believes the symptoms are more extensive than what they list. Health care workersContinue Reading

Nearly all women have occasional headaches, but having a headache in pregnancy is not fun. And, managing headaches is especially tricky in the first trimester when you should avoid many medicines. Whether your headache is from tension or is a full-blown migraine, there are some things you should know. WhatContinue Reading

COVID-19 is a respiratory disease characterized primarily by symptoms of cough, fever, and breathing difficulties. However, there are notable symptoms that are very common in COVID-19 including the loss of the sense of taste/smell and bodily pain/aches, including headache. Since the pandemic began in early 2020, epidemiological and case dataContinue Reading

It’s flu season! Protect yourself and your loved ones. ​ Book an appointment today online through Pomelo Platform, formerly known as Health Myself.   You can also book an appointment by calling toll free at 1-833-951-3904. All appointments need to be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance.   Walk-in appointmentsContinue Reading

Masturbation may be the last activity that you would expect to cause headaches. Some people even find that the endorphins released by masturbating ease their occasional headaches. However, complications of excessive masturbation can lead to headaches and migraines, and can include feelings of cynicism, exhaustion, poor concentration, forgetfulness and poorContinue Reading