Does Urgent Care Do Rapid COVID Testing?

If you’re experiencing COVID-19 symptoms or have recently been exposed to someone with COVID-19, we highly encourage you to get tested today. Coastal Urgent Care of Houma offers convenient, rapid COVID-19 testing for everyone. Along with rapid testing, we offer more extensive molecular (PCR) and antibody testing to verify whether you’ve ever had COVID-19 in … Continued

Burn Relief: How to Treat a Steam Burn

Feeling the burn? Hopefully not!  Unfortunately, accidents happen. While getting any type of burn is unpleasant, it’s important to know how to treat a burn. Otherwise, you might end up in the hospital later to receive the treatment you truly need. Approximately 486,000 burn injuries receive medical treatment at hospitals, community health centers, or private … Continued

Stay Safe While Grilling: The Top Grilling Safety Tips

Americans love their barbecues. But fires caused by grills kill 10 people and injure 160 in the U.S. each year. While summer barbecues are packed with traditional summer fun, they can lead to injuries, especially when alcohol is involved. The truth is, grilling safety is about more than controlling the flames. Summer barbecues can lead to all … Continued

X-Ray Vision: 5 Most Common Uses for X-Rays

Did you know the medical x-ray industry could reach $16.5 billion by 2025? Are you wondering what the common uses for x-rays are? Not to worry! In this guide, we’ll go over what people use x-rays for. Want to learn more? Keep reading to find out! Uses for X-Rays: A Guide X-rays are a kind … Continued