Womens Health | AFC Urgent Care | Portland

Why Should I Get a Wellness Exam?

Remember when you were a kid and you’d have to go see the doctor every year? Well, that’s just as important, if not more, as an adult. Yet, it’s much less common for adults to regularly see a doctor for wellness check-ups.

9th September 2020

How to Stay Sun-Safe This Summer

A warm summer day in Oregon can be one of the most beautiful days of the year. Long full days of sunshine are perfect for hiking, relaxing by a lake, and exploring the great outdoors. However, the wonderful sun rays can turn harmful if the right precautions aren’t taken.

6th August 2020

Can a Urinary Tract Infection Go Away on Its Own?

Did you know? Around 8.1 million visits to a physician each year are due to a urinary tract infection! Fortunately, there are things you can do in order to reduce your risk of UTIs now and in the future.

14th April 2020

What Causes Urinary Tract Infections?

According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health, urinary tract infections (UTIs) affect more than 150 million people worldwide each year.

During National Kidney Month this March, we want you to know how to recognize the symptoms of a UTI, as well as steps you can take to prevent this kidney-related infection in the first place.

16th March 2020

Are My Period Cramps a Sign of Endometriosis?

According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, around one in 10 women in their reproductive years are living with endometriosis.

9th March 2020

What Is the Best Thing to Do for a Urinary Tract Infection?

According to the Urology Care Foundation, UTIs lead to around 8.1 million healthcare visits each year.

During Bladder Health Month this November, our team at AFC Urgent Care Portland want you to know the signs to look for when it comes to having a UTI, as well as ways you can treat the infection as soon as possible!

15th November 2019