Can you develop seasonal allergies later in life? 

Woman outdoors in the spring affected by seasonal allergies sneezing into tissue

Reading Time: 3 minutes Can you develop seasonal allergies later in life? Reviewed by Theresa H. Care Delivery Manager & Family Nurse Practitioner Time saver 3 min read Ah, the changing seasons. The budding trees, blooming flowers and sprouting grasses. The itchy eyes, sneezing fits and scratchy throat. Wait a minute. You never had seasonal allergies before. What’s going…

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How long do seasonal allergies last?  

Reading Time: 3 minutes How long do seasonal allergies last? Reviewed by Theresa H. Care Delivery Manager & Family Nurse Practitioner Time saver 3 min read Ahh, the great outdoors. There’s nothing like going for a stroll or jog through your neighborhood or hitting an area bike trail. But when budding trees give way to itchy eyes, a stuffy…

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Will a yeast infection go away on its own?

Woman looking pensively out the window wondering if yeast infections go away on their own

Reading Time: 3 minutes Will a yeast infection go away on its own? Reviewed by Theresa H. Care Delivery Manager & Family Nurse Practitioner Time saver 3 min read Your body is beautiful and intelligent. And every minute of every day, it works to maintain a healthy equilibrium and environment. But sometimes, things get out of balance. And when…

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Diflucan: One-dose yeast infection treatment

Image of woman getting quick relief from her yeast infection with one dose of Diflucan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Diflucan: One-dose yeast infection treatment Reviewed by Theresa H. Care Delivery Manager & Family Nurse Practitioner Time saver 2 min read Your vagina. From month to month and even day to day – it can change a lot. And things like antibiotics and hormone shifts can majorly disrupt your vagina’s natural pH balance and lead…

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Why does it burn when I pee? Conditions that cause painful urination

Image of a gloomy toilet and toilet paper – a reminder of how un-fun urinating can be with one of these conditions

Reading Time: 3 minutes Why does it burn when I pee? Conditions that cause painful urination Reviewed by Amy O. FNP-BC, IBCLC Time saver 3 min read There’s no way around it. Everyone pees. And if you’re experiencing discomfort or a burning sensation while urinating, you’re probably a bit worried and wondering what the heck is going on. Do…

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Breast infections and clogged ducts: At-home treatment options

Reading Time: 4 minutes Breast infections and clogged ducts: At-home treatment options Reviewed by Amy O. FNP-BC, IBCLC Time saver 4 min read The first year with a newborn can be one of the most magical—and challenging—times in your life. And when your focus is on your baby’s sleeping, feeding and changing schedule, it can be hard to carve…

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