The fall semester of the 2020-2021 school year will be unlike any previous, with strict social distancing guidelines and new health and safety measures put in place to protect your student from the ongoing pandemic and preventing an outbreak of COVID-19 on campus. As your child begins to make arrangements for their on-campus return, it […]
As states prepare to reopen, people may be looking for more information about COVID-19, particularly if they have been exposed to it and if they have any type of protection against the virus. AFC Urgent Care Norwalk is offering antibody testing for asymptomatic patients to test for COVID-19 antibodies.
What does antibody testing do?
COVID-19 antibody testing […]
The coronavirus (COVID-19) has brought on some very new and unique challenges. We are navigating unchartered waters with this virus, making it important to find new ways to work and interact while also taking care of our mental health and well-being.
Many are teleworking full-time for the first time, isolated from co-workers, friends and family. Our […]
We are all feeling the impact of COVID-19 in the communities where we live and work with disruptions to school, work, daily life and travel. While the restrictions increase, they are necessary to stop the spread of the virus. In this current environment, health is on everybody’s mind. We are washing our hands constantly, practicing […]
For questions about COVID-19 and how it is affecting your area, please call:
AFC Urgent Care Norwalk: 203-845-9100.
Connecticut Department of Health: 860-509-7994
Norwalk Infoline: 211
Nuvance Health COVID-19 Community Hotline: 888-667-9262
The novel coronavirus, known as COVID-19, is quickly making its way across the globe, with cases reported in nearly every country and over 40 in Connecticut alone. Because […]
Sinuses are cavities located within the bones that surround the nose. The sinuses are lined with a thin membrane that produces mucus, which is normally swept along by hair cells and drains through small openings into the nasal cavity. A sinus infection (also called sinusitis) starts when this drainage system becomes blocked, usually from swelling […]
January is Thyroid Awareness Month. Many people don’t know much about their thyroid, but it plays a huge role in regulating the body and keeping them healthy. Thyroid Awareness Month is intended to educate the public about this small but crucial gland, what it does, and to make sure that it is functioning properly.
What is […]
Winter is officially here in Connecticut, and while the snow has been slow to get to Norwalk, it’s important to make sure your body is prepared and conditioned for shoveling. Shoveling can be dangerous, leading to muscle strain and even heart attacks if done incorrectly. If you are going to be shoveling when the snow […]
Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to eat healthier? There are many ways you can adjust your lifestyle to accommodate healthier habits in the coming weeks and months without depriving yourself. Follow these steps to start a healthier diet and lifestyle in 2020!
Watch your portions
Fill half your plate with fruits and vegetables at every […]
If you are getting ready to travel either on vacation or to your family for the holidays, getting sick can put a damper on your plans and even affect whether or not you can go. As you get ready to enjoy the holidays and start to pack your bags, make sure you take proper precautions […]