Online Doctor

How Millennials are Transforming the Healthcare Industry

How Millennials are Transforming the Healthcare Industry There are more than 83 million millennials in the US, representing one quarter of the country’s population. They outnumber baby boomers by over six million and around 39 percent hold at least a bachelor’s degree (more than previous generations). And they have strong views on the healthcare industry, […]

Leah McCabe
Quitting Smoking

How to Quit Vaping

How to Quit Vaping Vaping became popular a few years ago as companies such as Juul Labs started to target teens and young adults with flavored vaping products. Dozens of ad campaigns were coming out claiming that this new way of “smoking” was healthier than cigarettes. But, is that really true? Unfortunately, just like cigarette […]

Leah McCabe
Flu / Tamiflu

Can You Buy Tamiflu Over the Counter?

Can You Buy Tamiflu Over the Counter? You can get a prescription for Tamiflu from your doctor, but it is not available over the counter. Tamiflu is an antiviral medication used for the treatment and prevention of influenza (flu). It may be effective at preventing the flu, and at reducing the severity or duration of […]

Dr. Heidi Lightfoot
Public health / U.S. healthcare

What Do The Democratic Front Runners Want To Do About Healthcare?

What Do The Democratic Front Runners Want To Do About Healthcare? Each of the democratic candidates in the 2020 presidential race have called for changes to America’s healthcare system. Some are aiming for incremental change, while others ambitiously seek to reinvent the way the United States does healthcare. Summarized below are the top 5 candidates’ […]

Skye Kalil
Antibiotics / Online Prescription / Sinus Infection

Antibiotics For Sinus Infection

Antibiotics For Sinus Infection A sinus infection, also referred to as sinusitis, is more than just having trouble breathing through your nose. It’s an infection and inflammation of your sinus cavities. While most sinus infections are viral and do not require antibiotics, when the infection lasts more than seven to ten days, it may be […]

Dr. Umer Khan
Antibiotics / Online Prescription / Tooth Infection

Antibiotics For Tooth Infection

Antibiotics For Tooth Infection Do you need antibiotics for a toothache? If your pain is caused by a tooth infection, the answer is likely yes, with follow up care by a dentist as well.  Without antibiotic treatment, an infection that starts in a tooth can travel throughout your body with potentially life-threatening consequences, such as […]

Dr. Umer Khan
Antibiotics / Online Prescription / Strep Throat

Best Antibiotics for Strep Throat

Best Antibiotics for Strep Throat Antibiotics are the best way to get rid of strep throat. So if you’re worried you or your child may have strep throat it’s important to know which antibiotics are going to get the job done. We’ve got you covered. Read on to learn which antibiotics are typically prescribed for […]

Dr. Umer Khan
Online Doctor / Online Prescription / Virtual doctor

Can a Virtual Doctor Write a Prescription?

Can a Virtual Doctor Write a Prescription? Virtual doctors and telehealth platforms are creating a much more efficient (and legal) process for getting diagnoses and prescription treatment online. A virtual doctor can write a prescription online and electronically send it to your local pharmacy, after an online consultation.  Let’s take a closer look at virtual […]

Margaret A Spera, NP, APRN
Cold Sores / Home Remedies

Essential Oils for Cold Sores

Essential Oils for Cold Sores As essential oils continue to grow in popularity, many people are turning toward these natural remedies for ailments such as cold sores. While antiviral medication is very effective at eliminating cold sores, many studies show compounds in certain essential oils may help treat discomfort. Read on to learn what kind […]

Christina Wedberg
Antibiotics / Online Prescription / Strep Throat

Best Antibiotics for Strep Throat

Antibiotics For Strep Throat You don’t feel well and you have a sore throat, or your child is complaining that their throat hurts. Do you need to be worried that it’s strep throat? What is strep throat? Is it contagious? How do you get rid of it? Which antibiotic is best for treatment? Here’s what […]

Dr. Umer Khan
Antibiotics / Online Prescription / Strep Throat

Antibiotics For Strep Throat

Best Antibiotics for Strep Throat Strep throat formally known as streptococcal pharyngitis occurs when a certain type of bacterial infection causes the tissues at the back of your mouth and throat to become inflamed, irritated and sore. It is caused by a bacteria called group A streptococcus or GAS. If diagnosed with this condition, you […]

Jennifer Nelson
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