We ARE now offering walk-in Rapid COVID-19 Antigen and PCR Testing at our Methuen clinic – NO Appointment needed. Online registration is still recommended (please follow all steps and upload insurance information and photo ID).  We are also seeing walk-in patients for general urgent care needs and following the strictest protocols for patient safety.

*WE ARE NOT CONDUCTING DOT & COAST GUARD PHYSICALS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE*

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Allergies & Asthma

Living with allergies or asthma is an unpleasant reality for a large number of people. Unfortunately, asthma and allergies tend to go hand in hand. Understanding how they’re related and what the key differences are will make identifying and treating your symptoms more manageable. The providers at AFC Urgent Care Methuen can provide information and …

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Everything to Know about Immigration Physicals

The United States Immigration medical exam is a mandatory test required of every applicant intending to migrate to the U.S. The purpose is to prevent the emigration of persons with health conditions of public health concerns, which tend to put the migrant and other host country members at risk. Such conditions include persons with an …

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Does AFC Urgent Care provide Occupational Health Services?

Occupational health services are utilized when positions require employees to participate in strenuous physical activity. Many different services cater to the specific needs of each employer. Employers want their employees that are in these positions to be in the best health possible to avoid any injury. AFC Urgent Care Methuen provides multiple different occupational health services to …

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How to Prevent Gastroenteritis

Gastroenteritis is extremely common in Winter and Spring months. It is extremely contagious and is typically transmitted through close contact with an infected person. Bacterial gastroenteritis can also be transmitted through undercooked or unwashed foods. Additionally, foods that are cooked but stored improperly can harbor bacteria. If you think you may have gastroenteritis, call or …

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What is Lyme Disease?

It has become increasingly evident that Lyme disease is a growing healthcare problem in the United States. With more than 400,000 people being diagnosed and treated for the condition annually, there is the need to address the Lyme issue more seriously. What exactly is Lyme disease? It’s an illness that still has a cloud of …

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Symptoms of Asthma

Asthma is a condition that causes your airways to swell and makes it difficult to breathe. This can cause coughing, shortness of breath, or a whistling sound when exhaling. There is currently no cure for asthma. It can be managed, however. Visit AFC Urgent Care Methuen for asthma treatment, as well as prescriptions for inhalers. If …

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Foods to Avoid with Heart Disease

Heart problems have become sadly become a prevalent part of our lives. Much of the blame goes to the unhealthy and unconscious eating habits people live by, while other reasons revolve around stress and anxiety. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in Americans. Heart problems only affect the heart, while cardiovascular disease impacts …

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How Can You Tell if You Have a Thyroid Problem?

Thyroid problems can show up from an overactive gland (hyperthyroidism) or an underactive gland (hypothyroidism). 1 out of every 8 women is affected by thyroid issues, leaving them more prone than men. If you are experiencing any symptoms or just want to check on your general health, visit AFC Urgent Care Methuen. Our providers can answer …

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Early Symptoms of Glaucoma

Glaucoma is an eye disease that affects millions of Americans over the age of 60. It is the number one cause of blindness in adults. If caught in time, however, it can be treated, and further development can be prevented. Call AFC Urgent Care Methuen for any general health questions or concerns. If you fall into …

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