How to Treat a Sunburn

The first thing a person should do is to prevent a sun burn.  Use sunscreen and wear protective clothing.  If you should notice your skin is burning, go indoors or put on protective clothing or sun screen. To help soothe and treat a sunburn, start treating it as soon...

Heat Exhaustion and Dehydration

  Heat exhaustion is the result of your body overheating. Symptoms include heavy sweating and a rapid pulse.  It’s one of three heat-related syndromes, with heat cramps being the mildest and heatstroke being the most severe.  Exposure to high temperatures,...

Benefits of Urgent Care

PROPER TREATMENT Rio Grande Urgent Care specializes in minor emergencies and is designed to promptly treat minor medical conditions before they become life-threatening. Life-threatening emergencies should always be directed to the ER. SHORTER WAIT TIMES Waiting is a...

Cold vs Flu

            The cold and the flu symptoms have similarities, so it is important to know the difference between cold and flu symptoms. Although we love it when people take an interest in their health but, searching Dr. Google is not always a good idea.  People think...