Doctors Express Hamilton would like to remind you all that the flu season is from Septemeber to January, which means right now we are in the middle of flu season. If your child has not received the flu shot, you have put them at serious risk of getting the flu! It seems in today’s news […]
November is the beginning of the best time of the year aka Holiday Season! The Holidays are meant to be spent with family & loved ones. The last thing anyone wants to do on the Holidays is in bed sick or sneezing all day because of pesky allergies. If you suffer from all year around […]
When we think of Halloween we think of Ghost, Ghouls & candy! However, it is scary the amount of candy that children consume on Halloween night! We here at AFC Doctors Express Hamilton do not want you to be taking away your candy from your kids on Halloween, but we do want to inform parents to […]
We here at Doctors Express Hamilton want all of you to be enjoy all things spooky this October! Halloween season can consist of haunted hayrides, scary houses, costumes & of course decorations around the house! The most famous decoration of them all is a carved pumpkin. Unfortunately, there are many injuries reported every year in October for […]
Flu season is here once again & we here at Doctors Express Hamilton want to make sure you are all taking the right precautions to prevent yourselves from getting the flu. During flu season about 1 in 5 people will catch the flu so this is something to be aware of. Flu season from the […]
Summer is drawing to a close which means kids are heading back to school. The first few weeks after your kids return to school may feel overwhelming and impossibly busy, but you still have to make time for important conversations. One of those important conversations you should be having with your children is about safety […]
Summertime is the best time of the year for most people, the kids are on summer vacation, the adults get to go out on weekends and enjoy activities in the sun. BUT it is all fun and games until someone gets sunburn. Use these tips and tricks to beat the sun while you’re having fun!
How Sunburn […]
We are the most vulnerable when we are young, it is also when we develop the most. Children need to be protected as they grow into adults. Car seats, Helmets, knee pads, are all ways to protect children but so are vaccinations. Vaccinations help prevent children from getting serious diseases.
What are Vaccinations?
Vaccinations are the injections of old […]
Poison ivy is the most common allergy in the United States, affecting about 50 million people every year. The rash from poison ivy is caused by an allergic reaction to urushiol, an oily substance in the leaves, stems and roots of poison ivy, through direct contact. Urushiol is also found in poison oak and poison […]
Summertime brings many opportunities for outdoor activities. From camping and hiking to playing tag in the backyard, kids and adults alike can enjoy the warm weather. Make sure your family takes the following precautions to avoid missing outdoor fun due to mosquito and tick bites.
Before you go outside:
Use bug repellent on your skin and […]