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COVID-19 Vaccines: Frequently Asked Questions And Answers

COVID-19 Vaccines: FAQ’s

It’s a new year and we finally have 2 vaccines for COVID-19! As we’ve dealt with COVID-19 for over a year, it’s safe to say that we’re finally getting somewhere to flatten the curve. We know you have many questions, so here’s a quick COVID-19 FAQ for quick reference for your most pressing questions.  What …

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Health And Safety Checklist for A COVID-19 Christmas

COVID-19 has put a pause, or at least an intermission to yet another holiday.  We are now paying the price for our Thanksgiving gatherings and travel as evidenced by the huge spike in COVID-19 cases. COVID-19 is very much still prevalent throughout the states and across the world, and cases, hospitalization rates and deaths continue …

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Lots of COVID-19 Tests; How do I know which one to get?

AFC Urgent Care Danbury is providing COVID-19 testing in order to ensure that patients who may be at risk for COVID-19 are able to get an accurate and efficient diagnosis without a hassle. Since COVID-19 is the most pressing global and national healthcare crisis in 2020, we want to do our part to ensure all …

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COVID-19 Health And Safety Checklist for Thanksgiving 2020

COVID-19 Health And Safety Checklist for Thanksgiving 2020

Who’s ready to stuff their faces this Thanksgiving? Let’s hope the only thing we do this holiday is “Gobble til you wobble”. As we all would have hoped for a traditional Thanksgiving celebration with family and friends, this year we have to worry about spikes of COVID-19 cases and making sure that we’re not bringing …

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Top 4 Halloween Health And Safety Tips 2020

Halloween is an exciting time for dressing up in fun costumes, setting up spooky decorations and filling up pillowcases of candy to bring home. While kids are only concerned about having fun and doing all of the traditional Halloween activities, they are not thinking about the dangers of the night; that’s our job. Things like wearing …

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Flu Vaccines and COVID-19: Preparing for the Twindemic 2020/2021 Flu Season

Flu season 2020/2021 is approaching and it’s time to get your annual flu shot. This year we have new updates to the flu vaccines so that we all can prevent coming down with it.  The hope is that by eliminating the chance of contracting flu we can rule it out when trying to diagnose COVID-19.  …

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Angry Bee Season Is Upon Us; How Do I Know If My Child Is Allergic To Bees

Who else has noticed that the bees in the Northeast are beginning to get more aggressive? It’s not your imagination, and it’s pretty common during this time a year. What you should know is that we’re entering angry bee season. Usually, during the late summer and early fall, bees get close to the end of …

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Top Reasons To Get Your Immunizations Updated And COVID-19 Test For School In 2020

Worried about going back to school this fall with Coronavirus still around? AFC Urgent Care Danbury is here to help students return to school safely with Top reasons to get your immunizations updated and COVID tested for school in 2020. We care for our families and we want them to be well. The only way …

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Fourth of July and COVID-19: Top 5 Health and Safety Tips

This year we are celebrating the Fourth of July differently, and while we may not have formal firework-related events, we still need to take precautions because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of us are planning events and social gatherings with friends and families that may pose a risk of contracting COVID-19. To prevent that from …

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How to Social Distance From a Deer Tick During COVID-19

Ticks are not getting the memo, nor are they staying 6 feet away from us. As we try to social distance from people while going for run, hike or walk, let’s not forget about yet another threat,  the dangers of ticks. This year we are learning that deer ticks, which carry Lyme disease, are predicted …

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