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Don’t Hesistate giving your kids the flu shot this year!

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 […]

By |November 26th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Don’t Hesistate giving your kids the flu shot this year!

Don’t get stuffy for Holidays!

 

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 […]

By |November 26th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Don’t get stuffy for Holidays!

Don’t get sick eating while Trick or Treating!

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 […]

By |October 16th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Don’t get sick eating while Trick or Treating!

Pumpkin carving safety tips!

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 […]

By |October 16th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Pumpkin carving safety tips!

Beat the sun while you’re having fun!

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 […]

By |August 1st, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Beat the sun while you’re having fun!

Don’t Forget to Vaccinate your children!

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 […]

By |August 1st, 2018|Blog, home page slider, News & Updates|Comments Off on Don’t Forget to Vaccinate your children!

Poison Ivy: Signs, Symptoms and Precautions

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 […]

By |July 20th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Poison Ivy: Signs, Symptoms and Precautions

Protect Yourself from Ticks and Mosquito’s This Summer

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 […]

By |June 27th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Protect Yourself from Ticks and Mosquito’s This Summer

Spring Cleaning In, Allergens Out

When the sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and a light breeze is blowing, it is oh-so-tempting to throw open the windows and enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of spring. Maybe you are even itching (pun intended) to roll up your sleeves and tackle some serious spring cleaning. But if you are one […]

By |April 10th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Spring Cleaning In, Allergens Out

The Do’s And Dont’s of Seasonal Allergies

The signs of spring are all around; flowers blooming, bees buzzing, noses sneezing, and chests wheezing. Yes indeed, spring can be a beautiful time of the year, but it’s also a peak time for seasonal allergies. According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI), allergies are a major cause of illness in the United […]

By |March 27th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on The Do’s And Dont’s of Seasonal Allergies