Archives for September 2014

New Clinic Opens in Wilkes-Barre

Geisinger Careworks Walk-In Clinic in the East Mountain Specialty Clinic at 1155 East Mountain Blvd., Wilkes-Barre, opened on Mon., 9/29/14. Hours are Mon. through Fri. 9 am to 8 pm and Sat. and Sun. 8 am to 6 pm. An open house will be held on Sat., Oct. 18, from 10 am to 1 pm. […]

5 Natural Ways to Boost Your Immune System

With each passing year there seems to be a new round of cures, medicines, commercials, and ads targeting cold sufferers with stuffy noses that always emerge. While it’s definitely no fun to feel the effects of a bug or virus, there are preventative measures and immune-boosting practices people can implement in order to keep sickness […]

Who Needs Flu Shots?

Getting a flu shot is definitely a good idea, especially for people who may be vulnerable to seasonal infections. Catching a flu virus can be much worse than getting a cold and can make you sick for a week or longer. While infants younger than six months old should not get the shot, it is […]

Top 5 Causes of Summer Allergies

Allergies can negatively affect your daily life. Most of us who suffer from allergies look forward to May, when the watery eyes, sniffling and sneezing seem to dissipate. But if you think that with spring, the allergy season has also passed, then you are wrong. Allergens are still on the rampage and attacking your system. […]