The Pulse

Keeping you up-to-date on news from the medical world and ExperCARE.

The Pulse

Keeping you up-to-date on news from the medical world and ExperCARE.

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8 Cancer Protection Power Tips

February is National Cancer Prevention Month, and we at ExperCARE want to make sure you have the information you need to make the healthiest choices to help protect you and your loved ones.

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Changes in Mood or Energy—Could It Be Your Thyroid?

Did you know that January is National Thyroid Awareness Month? Don’t feel bad if you didn’t! The truth is, most people know very little about the thyroid. We all know how important the brain, heart, liver, kidneys, skin and bones are to life. But it isn’t common knowledge that the thyroid has a huge impact on the function and health of every single one of those body parts (and more).

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Changes in Mood or Energy—Could It Be Your Thyroid?

Did you know that January is National Thyroid Awareness Month? Don’t feel bad if you didn’t! The truth is, most people know very little about the thyroid. We all know how important the brain, heart, liver, kidneys, skin and bones are to life. But it isn’t common knowledge that the thyroid has a huge impact on the function and health of every single one of those body parts (and more).

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The Best Of Savannah Doctors 2018

As the demand for, and shortage of, primary care providers continues to climb and family schedules are busier than ever, urgent care has filled a much-needed service void in the community. Caring for all ages, from babies to the elderly, urgent care was once considered a questionable alternative…

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The Best Of Savannah Doctors 2018

As the demand for, and shortage of, primary care providers continues to climb and family schedules are busier than ever, urgent care has filled a much-needed service void in the community. Caring for all ages, from babies to the elderly, urgent care was once considered a questionable alternative…

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Staying Safe in a Power Outage

It’s hurricane season and you know what that means — power losses! Storms frequently cause power outages which brings a whole host of concerns. Is the water safe to drink? How can the family stay warm without heat? Or cool without air conditioning? What are the best ways to stay fed and hydrated while avoiding…

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What’s the Difference Between Colds and Flus?

If you live in Savannah, Richmond Hill, Bryan County, or almost anywhere in the United States- there is an excellent chance that you either know someone who has recently had the flu or have had it yourself. Media outlets are reporting the worst flu season in a decade and rising fatalities from flu-related complications...

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Savannah Fincham

ExperCARE prides itself on its friendly and personable staff. Even with our wonderful staff, sometimes one particular team member stands out above the rest. Our leadership team wants to shine a spotlight on one of these outstanding team members. Savannah Fincham Reception – PCT – MA Savannah has been with ExperCare since May 2016…

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Debunking Flu Vaccine Myths

It is that time of year again! Many people skip getting the flu vaccine because they have gotten incorrect information. Because of this, I’m going to beak down three popular myths for you. Myth #1 – “The Flu Vaccine will make me sick” Not true. The flu vaccine is not a live virus. It is dead…

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Watching the Solar Eclipse?

In the age of 3-D movies with crazy computer generated effects, it is hard to find something to watch that really wows us. Well Mother Nature is putting on a show on August 21st that is sure to impress!! At 2:40 pm we will be able to view a rare solar…

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Surviving “The Stomach Bug”

It’s BAAAAAACCKKK!!! Nothing conjures up feelings of fear, dread and empathy like hearing that the stomach bug is going around! If you live in Richmond Hill, Bryan County, or anywhere in the greater Savannah, GA area, it is a pretty good bet that you know someone who has recently…

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Should I get a flu shot?

Why should I get a flu shot? Influenza, or “the flu”, is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and influenza infection can affect people differently. Even healthy people can get very sick from the flu and spread it to others.

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Now Hiring: Experienced Bookkeeper and Administrative Assistant

Qualified applicants should have extensive knowledge and experience utilizing QuickBooks, experience related to medical practice is a plus. Experience assisting with administrative tasks, including effectively utilizing Microsoft Excel and Word is required.

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Reflecting on Matthew

We are so proud of ALL of our ExperCARE team members, including the one who authored the following post on social media just before going into work as part of the Hurricane A team in the NICU at a local hospital. She is an amazing RN with a heart filled with compassion for others and wisdom beyond her years.

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Healthy School Lunches that Your Kids Will Actually Eat!

With September being National Childhood Obesity Awareness month, we thought, what better time to get some suggestions from our very own expert on staff, Registered Dietitian Andrea Fergus Yates, PA-C, RD. Andrea shares some of her favorite lunch recipe’s that are sure to put a smile on your little ones face.

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ExperCare Urgent Care Celebrates New Medical Office at Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Event

ExperCare Urgent Care, a locally-owned and operated urgent care center, hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting event on Thursday, March 3, 2016 to celebrate the company’s new office location in Savannah. The new ExperCare Urgent Care in Savannah is conveniently located in the Kroger Shopping…

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ExperCare Welcomes J. David Carson, MD as Director of Occupational Medicine and Associate Medical Director

ExperCare Urgent Care welcomes Savannah native J. David Carson, M.D. as Director of Occupational Medicine and Associate Medical Director at the Richmond Hill and Savannah locations.

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ExperCare in Savannah is NOW OPEN!

ExperCare Urgent Care, a locally-owned and operated urgent care founded in Richmond Hill in 2009 is opening its next location in January in Savannah, offering urgent care, occupational medicine and a full range of health services. ExperCare Urgent Care offering patients a new choice for medical treatment and services…

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ExperCare: The Only Change is Our Name

The Urgent Care Center of Richmond Hill is excited to announce its new name—ExperCare Urgent Care— while continuing its commitment to excellence, providing unparalleled care and customer service, and remaining under the same local ownership.

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It All Started with a Dance

“Still Alice” is a book that tells the story of a woman with early onset Alzheimer’s. My good friend and business partner, Catherine Grant, first told me about this book, as she read it to prepare herself for her role in the dancing competition...

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Mom is Packing

We have stalled her nearly a year, and about once a month she decides she is ready to go home. She is homesick. She is sad. She misses her yard and her flowers and her stove. And she longs to take a tub bath, just one more time.

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“Mom is Something Wrong with Grandma?”

Wow, out of the mouths of babes. In this case, however, my baby was almost 21 years old. I’ll never forget the afternoon my daughter called to ask me this question.

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Staying Healthy During the Worst Flu Season in Years

Flu season is here yet again and with one of the worst outbreaks Georgia has seen in years. How bad is it? Here’s a Google Map that estimates how bad the flu season is across the country...

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Staying Safe in a Power Outage

It’s hurricane season and you know what that means — power losses! Storms frequently cause power outages which brings a whole host of concerns. Is the water safe to drink? How can the family stay warm without heat? Or cool without air conditioning? What are the best ways to stay fed and hydrated while avoiding…

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Just a common cold or the flu?

If you live in Savannah, Richmond Hill, Bryan County, or almost anywhere in the United States- there is an excellent chance that you either know someone who has recently had the flu or have had it yourself. Media outlets are reporting the worst flu season in a decade and rising fatalities from flu-related complications...

Read More
Savannah Fincham

ExperCARE prides itself on its friendly and personable staff. Even with our wonderful staff, sometimes one particular team member stands out above the rest. Our leadership team wants to shine a spotlight on one of these outstanding team members. Savannah Fincham Reception – PCT – MA Savannah has been with ExperCare since May 2016…

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Debunking Flu Vaccine Myths

It is that time of year again! Many people skip getting the flu vaccine because they have gotten incorrect information. Because of this, I’m going to beak down three popular myths for you. Myth #1 – “The Flu Vaccine will make me sick” Not true. The flu vaccine is not a live virus. It is dead…

Read More
Watching the Solar Eclipse?

In the age of 3-D movies with crazy computer generated effects, it is hard to find something to watch that really wows us. Well Mother Nature is putting on a show on August 21st that is sure to impress!! At 2:40 pm we will be able to view a rare solar…

Read More
Surviving “The Stomach Bug”

It’s BAAAAAACCKKK!!! Nothing conjures up feelings of fear, dread and empathy like hearing that the stomach bug is going around! If you live in Richmond Hill, Bryan County, or anywhere in the greater Savannah, GA area, it is a pretty good bet that you know someone who has recently…

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