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25
Oct
2019

The Truth to 5 Common Flu Shot Myths

There are many misconceptions and myths about the flu shot that make some wary about getting vaccinated. However, research performed by the CDC shows that the flu vaccine prevents millions of flu-related doctor visits and hospitalizations each year, and can be lifesaving – especially for children. Here is the truth behind the most common flu shot myths.

17
Oct
2019

ConvenientMD and North Country Healthcare Announce Partnership

Littleton, NH—ConvenientMD, a leading provider of urgent care services in New Hampshire, Maine, and Massachusetts, and North Country Healthcare, a leading network of critical access hospitals in northern New Hampshire, are excited to announce a clinical collaboration to improve access to medical care to North Country residents.

16
Oct
2019

Stop a Cold in its Tracks: Seasonal Illness Prevention Tips

As we enter into the fall and winter months, we prepare to battle runny noses, fevers, or that persistent cough that just won’t seem to go away. It’s that time of year when cold and flu viruses run rampant, and simply “hoping for the best” isn’t always enough. There are a number of things you can do to help reduce your chances of catching a cold this year.

20
Sep
2019

Is Your Child Too Sick For School?

The decision to keep your child home from school can be a difficult one to make. Keeping your child home often comes along with a number of inconveniences. This time of year, illness runs rampant in schools. Here are a few things to look out for to help you make the right decision, and tips to help determine when it’s okay to send your child back to school.

13
Sep
2019

2019-2020 Influenza Season: Should I Get the Flu Shot?

Urgent Care NH MA Maine Flu Shot

The days of warm weather in New England are coming to an end. The leaves will soon be turning, the temperatures are dropping, and the stuffy noses and chapped lips are coming. It’s important to protect yourself and your family against the flu, and getting the flu shot is the best way to do so. Here is everything you need to know about how the flu shot works, why it’s so important, and who should get it.