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...

Holiday Depression

     This time of year is supposed to be about joy and happiness, but for some people it is anything but joy and happiness. Although depression can occur at anytime of the year, November and December tend to be harder on some people. There are several reasons for...
Sciatica

Sciatica

Sciatica is pain radiating along the sciatic nerve the longest nerve in your body running from your back to your feet. Most patients who experience sciatica have the common sign of lower back pain with pain radiating down their leg. Usually only one side is affected....
How to Treat a Wound

How to Treat a Wound

  It is essential to know how to treat a wound; any break or damage to the skin; because accidents can happen anytime and anywhere. Knowing what to do can prevent infection and help the wound to heal faster. The first thing to remember is DO NOT PANIC!  just follow...

Sexually Transmitted Infections

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) are very common. They are passed to one another through intimate physical contact and from sexual activity including vaginal, oral and anal sex. According to the CDC, 20 million NEW Sexually Transmitted Infections occur every...