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Bronchitis and more are going around

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It all starts with a cough, then… BAM! There it is, a good old fashioned summer ‘itis. Now which one could it be? If you’re one of the many Centra Care patients who’ve recently visited our centers, it might be either sinusitis or bronchitis.

According to our most recent data, both conditions had an uptick this past week.

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Is the common cold worse in the summer?

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Catching a cold is never fun but when it comes during the summer months, it seems to be the ultimate immunity fail. Shouldn’t we be basking in the sun and not blowing our noses under a blanket?

So, how does a summer cold differ from it’s winter counterpart?
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How to avoid common summer bummers

From taking breaks in the shade to sipping water regularly, we’re sharing to must-know summer safety tips.

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2018 Fourth of July Hours

FOURTH OF JULY

Fourth of July Holiday Hours:

The following locations will be open on Wednesday, July 4.

Orange Lake Centra Care
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Holiday Hours: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Lake Buena Vista Centra Care
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Holiday Hours: 8:00 AM – Midnight

Lee Road Centra Care
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Holiday Hours: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Sanford Centra Care
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Holiday Hours: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

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Swimmer’s Ear: A total summer bummer

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Water parks, pools and splash pads are a summer mainstay. Unfortunately, swimmer’s ear also coincides with the season.

The condition, also known as otitis externa, occurs when water gets trapped inside the ear. This creates an environment which allows bacteria in the ear canal to start multiplying, leading to infection.

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Join Us for a Grand Opening Beach Bash 🌊

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Ormond Beach families have a new walk-in urgent care option with the opening of Ormond Beach Centra Care. To celebrate, we’re inviting everyone to a FREE grand opening Beach Bash with activities that include:

Water Slide
Inflatable Mechanical Surf Board Ride
Snacks
Health screenings
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Strep Throat: More than just a sore throat

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Try as parents may, germs and school-aged children seem to go hand in hand.

Typical illnesses like the cold and flu can easily make their way from classroom to classroom. However, other infections like strep throat, can occasionally make a surprise guest appearance.

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Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease: What Parents Need to Know

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Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD)—which usually affects children is actually fairly common, and it can be pretty miserable for your kids. Once exposed, initial symptoms can include sore throat, fever, and a lack of energy and appetite. Eventually, the virus does live up to its name.

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Itching to stop big bites? 🙅

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is warning that diseases from blood-feeding fleas, ticks and mosquitoes has more than tripled since 2004. And with spring in full swing, Florida Hospital Centra Care physicians want families to take extra precautions as we spend more time outdoors.

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2018 Memorial Day Hours

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Memorial Day Holiday Hours:

The following locations will be open on Monday, May 28.

Orange Lake Centra Care
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Holiday Hours: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Lake Buena Vista Centra Care
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Holiday Hours: 8:00 AM – Midnight

Lee Road Centra Care
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Holiday Hours: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Sanford Centra Care
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Holiday Hours: 8:00 AM – 8:00 ...

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