What to do if You Think You’re Having an Allergic Reaction

      Have you ever suffered from an allergic reaction? Are you aware of what an allergic reaction is? An allergic reaction occurs when your body’s system identifies a substance as harmful, even though it isn’t. These substances, also known as allergens, can be caused by food, medication, or the environment. When you come into contact with these allergens, … Read More

Stomach Bug or Food Poisoning, Know The Differences.

Feeling sick to your stomach always makes people feel uneasy. Most people search for the cause. The Stomach Bug and Food Poisoning are the most common factors for a stomach virus. They share a lot of the same symptoms, including vomiting, diarrhea, fever, and muscle aches. So how can you tell the difference? Food Poisoning Food poisoning is caused from … Read More

Is It Swimmer’s Ear?

Is your child complaining of ear pain or a “full” feeling in the ear? As summer rolls around and children are around water more, it’s important to know the signs and symptoms of swimmer’s ear and when to see a doctor. Swimmer’s ear is an infection of the ear canal, the passage that carries sounds from the outside of the … Read More

Tips for Protecting Your Skin in the Sun

With summer here outdoor activities are on the rise. Longer days and shiny rays welcome these lazier dog days. Here on the Gulf Coast the beach is a weekend staple. Add to that list more gardening, boating and backyard fun. One item One Source wants to help you keep off of that list is sun damage.   Here are tips … Read More

Are you ready for allergy season?

The dreary winter months are behind us. Longer Spring and Summer days are here.  This means more outdoor activities for most people. Whether it be sports, barbeques, yard work or beach time the season is here.  But for the millions of people suffering from outdoor seasonal allergies that type of fun is not always on the calendar. Here in the … Read More

Are you ready for allergy season?

The dreary winter months are behind us. Longer Spring and Summer days are here.  This means more outdoor activities for most people. Whether it be sports, barbeques, yard work or beach time the season is here.  But for the millions of people suffering from outdoor seasonal allergies that type of fun is not always on the calendar. Here in the … Read More

Baby steps: 3 child poison prevention tips

Kids do the darndest things. But did you know a child under the age of six experiences an accidental poisoning every 14 minutes? If we think like a toddler, it’s not hard to see. Small children love to put things in their mouths. Many of these items look pretty, too. While this is to persuade us as consumers to buy, … Read More

Urgent Care Myths Debunked

Emergency rooms are becoming more and more crowded as time goes on, in turn making urgent cares a popular alternative. However, although the number of people receiving treatment from an urgent care has increased, there are still some misconceptions about them. Let’s get those myths debunked! Check out some common urgent care myths that are 100% not true below.   … Read More

Preventing Heart Disease

February is unofficially known as the month for love. At OneSource, we’re focusing on love, too. More specifically, the heart. Unfortunately, heart disease is a leading cause of death – with many static factors like family history, sex and age – but that doesn’t mean you have to accept it as your fate. There are many practical ways you can … Read More

Exercise Physiology at OneSource

Happy New Year! It’s no secret that one of the top New Year’s resolutions is to develop a healthier lifestyle, which more than likely includes increasing physical activity. For some people though, the thought of exercise is intimidating or even seems “impossible” due to physical pain they are experiencing. OneSource Healthcare is proud to have Brittany Herring, exercise physiologist, as … Read More