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9+ Times Urgent Care is the Right Care
by Covenant HealthCare on July 14, 2017

If you or your loved one is in need of medical attention, an urgent care physician could assist you with these 9+ symptoms and conditions.



Stroke Risk Factors You Can Improve Today
by Covenant HealthCare on June 5, 2017

Knowledge is power when it comes to strokes – knowing your risk factors is the first step in preventing or reducing your chances of having one.



Caring for Your Loved One After a Stroke – 5 Tips
by Covenant HealthCare on May 22, 2017

Although the first few days, weeks or months might be a challenge, there are steps you can take to make the recovery process more manageable for everyone involved.



Vaccinations for Newborns — What Parents Should Know
by Covenant HealthCare on May 3, 2017

Vaccinating your newborn is one of the safest and most effective things you can do for them.



You’re home from the hospital with your baby—what now? Helpful tips for your first month
by Covenant HealthCare on April 26, 2017

As a new parent, you’re guaranteed to hear a lot of crying and feel more tired than ever, but there are things you can do to make the first month home with your baby more comfortable for everyone.



What Do Sleep Studies Actually Monitor?
by Covenant HealthCare on April 11, 2017

If your night of sleep and day after are less than ideal, it might be time to talk to your doctor about considering a sleep study.



4 Tips to Help Your Child Get a Better Night of ZZZs
by Covenant HealthCare on April 5, 2017

One of the best things you can do for your child is ensure he or she is getting proper sleep. Dr. Christopher Allen from the Covenant Sleep Center shared some of his expert tips to establish good sleep hygiene.



A Guide to Traveling with Heart Disease
by Covenant HealthCare on February 23, 2017

The key to worry-free travel with heart disease is talking to your doctor and planning ahead. When you’re prepared for worst-case scenarios in advance, you’re bound to have a safer, more enjoyable trip.



4 Screening Tests You Should Get for Optimal Heart Health
by Covenant HealthCare on February 6, 2017

Beginning around age 20, you should get regular heart screenings to keep your heart in check. The American Heart Association recommends these four tests for optimal heart health.



The Who, What, Where, When and Why of Sports Medicine
by Covenant HealthCare on January 30, 2017

Covenant HealthCare’s sports medicine physician, Dr. Brian Purchase answers all your questions about how a sports medicine department can assist with your athletic needs.