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23
Dec
2016

Cold or Flu: What’s the Difference?

Is it a cold or flu

Get a gift you didn’t want this year? It’s the most wonderful time of the year! You’ve turned to the last page of your calendar, hunkered down next to the fireplace wrapped in a blanket and devoured the last of the leftover turkey. But despite all of the preparations you’ve made and work you’ve done, there’s a chance you’ll get Read More >

6
Oct
2016

Fall is Coming and So Is the Flu

  There was a wonderful coolness in the air when I was walking our dog this morning and my thoughts turned quickly to the changing leaves, the shorter days, and all the coughs and fevers coming my way. Here at ConvenientMD our shipments of flu vaccines have already arrived as we prepare for the Fall season. I haven’t heard too Read More >

13
Sep
2016

Sports Physicals, Heart Surgery, and “Last Minute” Shopping

  Google “sport physicals” and the names of all the local urgent cares pop up with all their various offerings and prices.  As an urgent care physician I’m never surprised to see the flood of children who appear a few days and sometimes even hours before that first practice is supposed to start and the casualness some providers have when Read More >

1
Sep
2016

ConvenientMD Set to Open its Newest Urgent Care Facility in its Hometown of Portsmouth, NH

PORTSMOUTH, N.H., Sept. 1, 2016 – ConvenientMD, New Hampshire’s premier urgent care provider, is excited to announce it will be opening its new Portsmouth, NH clinic, located at 599 Lafayette Road, on September 8th. The company’s 9th New Hampshire based clinic will be open from 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week. Patients can just walk in, without making an appointment. Read More >

14
Jun
2016

Urgent Care vs. Visiting the ER

  In a time of need, our decision-making processes are often compromised. This is not because we’re not capable, but rather, we’re perhaps feeling the pressures of the moment, or we’re just not as well educated on the finding an answer for the task at hand as we’d typically like to be. That sentiment rings loud when it comes to Read More >