Are AFC’s Rapid Tests Accurate?

Are AFC’s Rapid Tests Accurate?

They are! If you believe you may have the COVID-19 virus or another type of contagious illness, our AFC Urgent Care Chattanooga team offers rapid flu, strep and COVID-19 tests that provide accurate results within minutes! We provide some further helpful information...
What Does An Allergic Rash Look Like?

What Does An Allergic Rash Look Like?

Red, bumpy, itchy skin can be irritating, painful and, at times, embarrassing. Rashes can be caused by many things, including an allergy to a plant or medication, a food allergy or an illness. If you aren’t sure what the red, bumpy spots on your skin mean, our AFC...
Basic First Aid for Minor Cuts

Basic First Aid for Minor Cuts

Having some first-aid skills is an invaluable tool, especially for parents! Kids get cuts and scrapes all the time. And in some cases, they also get deep cuts that will require stitches. Whatever the case may be, having some working knowledge on how to dress wounds is...
What’s the Purpose of an X-ray?

What’s the Purpose of an X-ray?

It’s safe to say that no one actively wants an X-ray, but when you’re experiencing worrisome pain, they are extremely helpful tools. Although things like bone X-rays are so common, what actually happens when you get an X-ray? Our AFC Urgent Care Chattanooga team...
How Can I Treat a Kidney Infection?

How Can I Treat a Kidney Infection?

Kidney infections are relatively rare, but they can happen at any age, especially among women. In fact, women are six times more likely to get a kidney infection than men. If you believe you have a kidney infection and aren’t sure what to do about it, read on as our...