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AFC Urgent Care Vernon Now Offers COVID-19 Mobile Van Testing

AFC Urgent Care Vernon Now Offers COVID-19 Mobile Van Testing

Testing just became easier for schools, municipalities and local businesses. AFC Urgent Care is now offering our very cool COVID-19 mobile van testing for on site testing. It’s a perfect solution for businesses with higher risk of exposure to COVID-19 and in-person events that may take place in the future. AFC Urgent Care Vernon is …

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Symptoms of Insect Bites

Certain insect bites are more prominent in the Springtime. It’s important to recognize common symptoms and know when you should seek medical attention. AFC Urgent Care Vernon can help to treat all insect bites that are not life-threatening. Any patient who suffers from anaphylaxis from certain insect stings or bites should visit an emergency room right away.  …

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How to manage spring allergies in 2021

Spring has sprung early this year, and most likely, so have your spring allergies. Spring allergies usually occur when your immune system overreacts to an outdoor allergen, such as pollen.  The most common allergens are pollen from wind-pollinated plants, such as trees, grasses, and weeds. If you’re one of the millions of people who have …

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How to Maintain Healthy Lungs

The total amount of air you can hold is the maximum capacity of your lungs. As you get older, lung capacity and function tend to decrease. You even become more vulnerable to certain chronic lung conditions and can experience bouts of breathlessness and breathing difficulties. If you are not careful, you can lose the good …

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Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine: How to make an appointment in Connecticut. AFC Urgent Care Vernon is here to help navigate through the appointment process

Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine: How to make an appointment in Connecticut

Are you next in line to get COVID-19 vaccinated? A lot of you have probably heard the great news about ages 65+ being able to schedule their vaccines. As many of you are still waiting, some of you are unsure about the process of how to make an appointment in Connecticut.  Getting an appointment for …

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Why Does my Eczema Flare Up in Winter?

If you suffer from a host of skin problems during winters, such as itchiness, rashes, and inflammation, you are suffering from cases of eczema. Chronic eczema has seven types. These include stasis dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, nummular eczema, dyshidrotic eczema, contact dermatitis, and atopic dermatitis. Our physicians at AFC Urgent Care Vernon can help you determine …

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questions about the COVID-19 vaccine? AFC Urgent Care Vernon has answers!

Questions About The COVID-19 Vaccines? We Have Answers

As of late December, we have rolled out 2 new COVID-19 vaccines that were approved for emergency use. This is great news. Connecticut has been one of the leaders of distribution and vaccination and we plan to keep it that way,  with important information and guidance for residents in our communities.  Now that there are …

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