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The First Aid Kit Items Every Home Needs

From kitchen mishaps like cuts and minor burns to outdoor hazards like scraped knees and bug bites, there are plenty of opportunities for injuries at home. We’re always here for you should you need us (take a look at our service lines and locations), but we’d like to recommend a few items to have at…

How to Clean Effectively During Cold and Flu Season

We think of our home as a safe haven, but even if you’re healthy, you could be bringing outside germs into your home. The best line of defense? Taking extra care to clean thoroughly during cold and flu season.Pay Attention to “Hot Spots”Think about the items you touch multiple times per day – faucets, door…

Mardi Gras Checklist: What You Need to Stay Safe and Comfortable

Check out our list of Mardi Gras necessities, aimed at keeping you safe and comfortable during extended periods outdoors. See you at the parades!Layers of clothing.The weather is fickle this time of year. Some years, we have seen downright balmy temperatures for Mardi Gras, while other years (especially those in recent memory) have been chilly…

Check Out Our List of the Best Health Apps

Smartphones allow us access to incredible apps at the touch of the button, and yet we often find ourselves gravitating toward Candy Crush or Facebook. There’s no shame in loving social media and entertainment apps, but we’d like to suggest a few the best health apps.Whether you’re looking for a quick workout, a tool for…

Learn the Key Symptoms of Sinusitis

As we mentioned before, symptoms of colds, allergies, and the flu can overlap, making it hard to know what’s actually ailing you. Similarly, many people can let a suspected cold drag on when in fact, they could be suffering from sinusitis.Sinusitis is an inflammation of the sinuses usually caused by a viral infection – for…

Is it a Cold or Allergies? Here’s How to Tell

This time of year, sniffles are practically a way of life. Cold temperatures and energy-draining schedules can get the best of us, and we may end up feeling under the weather. But how do you tell if it’s a cold or allergies? Find out below.What are allergies?Allergies are an overreaction in the immune system to…

Can You Work Out When You’re Sick?

Nothing can stop you from sticking to your New Year’s fitness goals – until you get sick. But is sickness a reason to skip your trip to the gym? Check out our guide for determining if you can work out when you’re sick.When You Have a ColdAs long as you don’t have a fever, you’ve got…

Highlight a Location: Things to Do In Thibodaux

MHM Urgent Care in Thibodaux is your source for high-quality healthcare. Beyond our attention to detail treating ailments like sports injuries or providing flu vaccinations, our Thibodaux team offers day and night walk-in care for a range of medical issues. Whether you’re a resident or just visiting our facility, you can take advantage of several…

Ring in a Healthier 2015 with Five Health Resolutions

Health resolutions don’t have to be overwhelming, overarching goals. With the New Year in mind, we’re sharing our top five health resolutions that are as important as they are attainable.1. Get your flu vaccination. Our first resolution is a time-sensitive one. Flu season is in full swing, and it is crucial to protect yourself and…

Highlight a Location: Things to Do In Houma

MHM Urgent Care in Houma provides a wide range of health services to fit the needs of all of our clients. A team of highly qualified staff, with Dr. John King at the helm, can treat sinus infections, administer flu vaccinations, and so much more. Just as our office provides plenty of services, so, too…