9 signs you need to head to the ER

Posted by CarePoint Health on Dec 24, 2015 11:00:00 AM

The emergency department is no one’s idea of a fun destination. But sometimes, it’s a life-saving necessity.

Knowing the difference between an emergency room visit and a call to the doctor can save a life. So when is it time to head to the ER? If you witness one or more of the following problems, seek emergency medical help immediately:

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Topics: Primary care, Emergency

How to keep your loved ones safe in the summertime [infographic]

Posted by CarePoint Health on Sep 22, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Summer is filled with activities and get-togethers for you and your family, and you want to ensure everyone is happy and safe. Between the bright sun and increasing heat, summer presents a number of considerations and potential health risks to keep in mind. To ease your mind and help you avoid common summertime health hazards, try implementing these simple tips for everyone’s favorite summertime activities into your life.

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Topics: Health, Primary care, Neighborhood health center, Emergency