Probiotics

“Should I take some probiotics while I’m on antibiotics, doc?” I get this question all the time. There’s seemingly endless information about probiotics and the microbiome (AKA the universe of microscopic life that dwells in the darkness of your intestines), and many people are recognizing the importance of keeping those symbiotic organisms  happy.  We’ve written about kombucha before, the fermented …

CBD Oil

CBD Oil in Texas – What Does the Research (and Law) Say? For millennia, we’ve been crushing up plants, making tea out of them and/or rubbing them on ourselves in an effort to extract some medicinal benefit from them. Aspirin (salicylic acid) comes from the willow tree. Quinine – the first antimalarial – came from the bark of the cinchona …

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Urgent Care for STD Testing

Urgent Care for STD Testing Explained If you believe you’ve been exposed to an STD or simply have an STD symptom, you may want to be checked out as soon as possible. STDs will often lie dormant for many years and then may suddenly present symptoms out of the blue due to a lowered immune system, a stressful incident, or …

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Urgent Care for Yeast Infection

Urgent Care for Yeast Infection: Our Guide Yeast infections are common and they can be embarrassing to visit a traditional urgent care center to receive a diagnosis and treatment. Thankfully, here at Remedy, we have exceptionally responsive and highly-experienced medical professionals waiting on-call for you; all through our amazing telemedicine platform. Learn more about how Remedy has some of the …

IV Vitamin Infusions

What’s the deal with IV Vitamin infusions? I’ve written here before about vitamin supplements. The bottom line is that many people don’t need to take supplemental vitamins. Except in people who have a diagnosed vitamin deficiency, most people can obtain all the vitamins they need from a balanced diet. Full stop right there, because a recent study showed that while 75% …

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Urgent Care for Shoulder Pain

Shoulder Pain Can Be a Pain Let’s face it, you don’t realize the importance of your shoulders until it’s too late and you’re in a great deal of pain. Shoulders provide you with the ability to reach, stretch, lift, etc… They’re worth preserving and maintaining for future health. In addition to the disabling effects you may experience if your shoulder …

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Urgent Care for Ingrown Toenail

Urgent Care for Ingrown Toenail: Our Guide An ingrown toenail often develops over time due to the nail growing process and either damage or incorrect nail cutting methods, yet when it reaches the turning point of minor inconvenience to truly painful; you’ll know instantly. It’ll be a normal day and you’ll take a step and all of a sudden: “ow!”. …

Urgent Care for UTI

Urgent Care for UTI: Our Guide If you’ve been suffering from a UTI, a urinary tract infection, you probably know you need to seek relief in the form of urgent, very urgent care. Thankfully, here at Remedy, we have the telemedicine and housecall doctor services throughout the states of Texas and California to have you UTI-free as soon as possible. …

What to Do When Your Child Injures Their Head

So Your Kiddo Bonked Their Head? We hear more about concussions and head injuries lately, and with good reason – the incidence is, in fact, rising among kids. Even the terminology can be confusing, though. What exactly is a concussion, and when should I be worried about one? The term that we increasingly use in the medical field (and is …

Sinus Infection – Effective Treatment Options

So, I’m suffering from a sinus infection. I’ve had it for about three days now, and it’s brought up something that I want to remind everyone about. First of all, let’s get our terminology down. Common cold = acute upper respiratory infection = acute viral sinusitis All of these things describe the same thing.  A cold is caused by a …