The Indigo Blog

Oct21
Illness or Infection

3 myths you shouldn't believe about the flu

The flu is often misunderstood. Here's what you need to know to stay healthy this flu season.
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Oct14
Illness or Infection

Urgent care or ER? What to know before you go

Consider these 3 essential tips when choosing between the emergency room or urgent care for your minor illness or injury. 

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Sep30
Illness or Infection

Where to go when you need care: Ask these 3 questions

When an unexpected injury or illness occurs, it's easy to panic, especially when your child is involved. These quick tips will help you choose the right place for the right care.
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Sep23
Illness or Infection

Problems with pink eye: How to recognize this back-to-school ailment

Pink eye is a common back-to-school illness that can quickly spread. Learn what it looks like, symptoms to watch for and how to get it treated at an Indigo Urgent Care near you.
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Sep16
Illness or Infection

Back-to-school health traps and how to avoid them

Know these common back-to-school health issues and how to avoid them for the healthiest start to your school year.
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Sep05
Illness or Infection

How to recognize athlete's foot

Athlete's foot is a common infection, causing irritation and discomfort. Do you know the signs? 
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Aug25
Illness or Infection

Just who should visit an urgent care clinic?

See 5 reasons why choosing an Indigo Urgent Care for your unexpected minor illness or injury is a better way to get better. Hint: Convenience matters!
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Aug05
Illness or Infection

Ingrown toenails: Everything you need to know

While ingrown nails generally aren't serious, they can become infected and painful. Find out the causes and how to treat them.
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Jul23
Illness or Infection

It's getting hot in here: The dangers of dehydration and heat exhaustion

Fill your water bottle before you head outside, and find out other ways to prevent heat-related illnesses. 
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Jul09
Illness or Infection

Summer colds: What are they and how do you treat them?

Summer colds are real, and they can catch you off guard. Learn the difference between a summer and winter cold, and how to get better.
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Jun14
Illness or Infection

6 summer ailments: How to prevent and treat them

Knowing which health hazards to watch out for can make your summer more enjoyable.

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May03
Illness or Infection

A basic guide to STD testing

It's not always an easy topic to discuss, but regular STD testing is important for good health. 
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Apr19
Illness or Infection

Urinary tract infections: Common causes and treatment options

Whether it's your first one or a recurring issue, it's important to treat a UTI so it doesn't spread and become more serious. 
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Mar27
Illness or Infection

When to see a doctor for a bad cough

It's normal for a cough to stick around for 1 to 3 weeks after a cold or flu. Keep an eye out for signs that warrant a visit to the doctor.

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Mar21
Illness or Infection

Sinusitis: Symptoms to know and tips for relief

Indigo Urgent Care physician Jillian Weissman, MD, shares some tips to ease the symptoms of sinus infections.
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