Why Seniors Should Get the Pneumonia Vaccine

Vaccination against pneumococcal pneumonia is recommended for all adults age 65 and older. There are currently two types of pneumococcal pneumonia vaccine: pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) and pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV23). PCV13 protects against 13 strains of pneumococcus bacteria and PPSV23 protects against 23 strains of pneumococcus bacteria. Read more »

5 Myths about Seasonal Allergies You Probably Believe

Fall is the perfect time to enjoy football games and other outdoor activities. However, for the estimated 50 million Americans who suffer from seasonal allergies, being outside this time of year often isn’t fun. Seasonal allergy sufferers can find themselves trapped indoors while elm, ragweed, cedar and other types of pollen peak through the fall […] Read more »

April 7 is World Health Day

Food Safety is This Year’s Focus World Health Day is observed annually on the founding day of the World Health Organization (WHO). WHO was established in 1950 and is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, advocating for health research and policy, setting standards, and monitoring and assessing health trends. Each year on World […] Read more »

RediClinic Tech Ridge Donation Drive to Benefit Central Texas Fire Victims

WHEN: Saturday, September 17, 2011 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. WHERE:   RediClinic Tech Ridge – H-E-B Parking Lot 500 Canyon Ridge Drive Austin, TX 78753 WHAT: RediClinic®, a leading operator of retail-based healthcare clinics will be hosting a donation/drop-off event benefiting the fire victims of central Texas in the parking lot of their […] Read more »