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Summer Stings: Identifying and Preventing Bug Bites

Jun 10, 2019

A recent study found that during a 9-year period, 10.1 million people visited emergency departments due to insect bites and stings. You might be shocked to learn that these seemingly small bites translate to an estimated $7.5 billion annually of medical …

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Seasonal Allergies Tips!

May 17, 2019

It’s that time of year again. It’s finally warming up in most of the US, and your co-workers have stopped passing their cold and flu germs around. But the second you open your window to enjoy the newly warmed air, …

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Urgent Care or ER: Where Should You Go and How Do You Know?

Sep 1, 2018

You trip and fall going up the stairs at 10:00 at night. Your ankle is slightly swollen, you can put some weight on it, and you’re almost positive it’s just strained, but not sprained or broken. What do you do? …

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In Case of Emergency

Call 911 immediately if your medical condition is severe or life-threatening, or have someone bring you to the closest Emergency Room immediately.  The nearest Emergency Room is located at Speare Memorial Hospital, 16 Hospital Road, Plymouth, NH. Learn whether you should go to Urgent Care or the Emergency Room.