Thursday, October 27, 2016

Back Pain after Raking? Urgent Care Facilities Share Prevention Tips

Fall gives Sunnyvale residents so much to look forward to: trees changing into wonderful colors, cooler temperatures, warm fireplaces, and cozy sweaters. Raking leaves on a perfect fall afternoon can be a pleasurable way to soak up the smells and sights of the season.

However, if you’re not careful you might have a night of back pain, or be forced to visit a Sunnyvale urgent care center for treatment. The good news is that observing some simple rules can help you cut down on the risk of back injury significantly.

Use the Right Rake for the Job

A rake that’s too heavy, too long, or the wrong type can wreak havoc on your back. A lawn rake or a leaf rake is the correct type for raking fallen leaves. This fans out in a triangle shape, is sold in different widths, and is often made of wood, plastic, or metal. Read more from this blog:

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

A Sunnyvale Walk-In Clinic Cautions Asthmatics to be Wary of Pollen

Everyone wants to own a garden worthy of being on a magazine cover. Unfortunately, an immaculate lawn and garden requires a lot of effort—and money—to achieve.

If you want to experience the beauty of a well-tended garden without forking over a small fortune, then why not participate in the 21st Annual Rose Garden Homes Tour? A project of the St. Martin of Tours School, the tour allows participants to not only step inside the beautiful homes in the Rose Garden area, but also to enjoy a bit of tea and wine as well. Even better, all proceeds from this event will be donated towards the school’s sports, arts, music, and technology programs.

That being said, asthmatic participants who wish to join the Rose Garden Home Tour might want to take caution. According professionals specializing in urgent care in Sunnyvale, flowers may inadvertently trigger asthma attacks. Read more from this blog: