Innovations Explores the Latest Medical Breakthroughs in Upcoming Episode

Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) December 14, 2014

Innovations announces the upcoming airing of Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr., scheduled to broadcast on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. EST/PT via Discovery Channel.

In this episode, Innovations will go behind the scenes to learn about Health Recovery Center’s holistic addiction treatment and alcohol recovery center. Viewers will be educated on the program, which helps identify and correct the true physical underlying causes driving addictions, along with the many uncomfortable mental states that result from this unbalanced biochemistry.

The show will also feature ACEA Biosciences, a privately owned biotechnology company pioneering in the development and commercialization of high-performance, cutting edge research instrumentation for life sciences.

Audiences will be educated on Ambry Genetics, a College of American Pathologists (CAP)-accredited and Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)-certified commercial clinical laboratory. This episode of Innovations will educate viewers on the Ambry Genetics’ highly comprehensive test menu, which has helped them to achieve an impeccable reputation in the genetics industry.

The program will also explore Allergy & Asthma Network, the leading nonprofit family health organization whose mission is to eliminate unnecessary suffering and death due to asthma, allergies and related conditions through education, advocacy and outreach. The segment will educate on Allergy & Asthma Network’s core areas of expertise, which include education, advocacy, and community outreach.

“Programs like these are truly helping individuals in need, said Robert Sikich, Producer for the series. We look forward to expanding our viewers minds, and to bringing this vital information to the public.

About Innovations & DMG Productions:

Innovations, hosted by award winning actor Ed Begley, Jr., is an information-based series geared toward educating the public on the latest breakthroughs in all areas of society. Featuring practical solutions and important issues facing consumers and professionals alike, Innovations focuses on cutting-edge advancements in everything from health and wellness to global business, renewable energy, and more.

DMG Productions (responsible for creating the Innovations show) includes personnel specialized in various fields from agriculture to medicine, independent films to regional news and more. Our field producers work closely with experts in the field to develop stories. This powerful force enables us to consistently produce commercial-free, educational programming that both viewers and networks depend on.

For more information contact Robert Sikich at: (866) 496-4065 x 805 or at: Robert(AT)

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CareMed Urgent & Primary Care Updates on Flu Vaccines Availability

Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) December 12, 2014

On the heels of national experts forecasting a flu season that may be more severe than most, representatives with CareMed Urgent & Primary Care ( today announced the continued availability and importance of the flu vaccine.

CareMed Urgent & Primary Care is pleased to announce that the flu vaccine for the 2014-2015 season continues to be administered in our office at Fairfax, VA, said Dr. Vipul Mangal, M.D., co-owner and spokesman for CareMed Urgent & Primary Care. Visit us during normal business hours; no appointment is necessary.

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the timing for the flu is very unpredictable and can vary from season to season. Most commonly, however, flu activity peaks in the U.S. in January or February. However, seasonal flu activity can begin as early as October and continue to occur as late as May.

Flu virus samples collected and analyzed this fall revealed the severity of this years flu strain, which may lead to higher rates of hospitalization and even death. These complications can be more severe among high-risk populations, which include the very young, the elderly and those with chronic health conditions.

Dr. Mangal pointed out that an annual flu shot for everyone six months of age and older is recommended and is the most effective method to protect oneself and others against getting sick this flu season.

Although CareMed Urgent & Primary Care has made the flu vaccine available, Dr. Mangal outlined a variety of everyday preventative measures people should also take to avoid getting sick this flu season.

Preventive measures include: Keeping distance from people who are sick; Washing hands to reduce the spread of germs; If you are sick with flu, stay at home to prevent spreading flu to others; and, dont forget to cover your cough by coughing into your arm not your hands or the air.

In addition to the flu vaccine, CareMed Urgent & Primary Cares team of trained professionals offer comprehensive and cost-effective walk-in urgent and primary care services Monday-Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m., and on Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Although no appointment is necessary for urgent care, patients with non-urgent care needs who want to limit their wait time on arrival at CareMed may request an appointment online.

As to what people can expect when it comes to services, Dr. Mangal pointed out that upon arrival at its office, the companys trained professionals will provide thorough assessment and treatment of adults and children with illnesses and injuries, such as: cold and flu, cough, sore throat, ear infection, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea, cuts and other abrasions, orthopedic sprains and strains.

In-office X-ray services are provided for added convenience, Dr. Mangal noted, before mentioning that CareMed also offers primary care health services for patients in need of physicals (including school, camp, and sports physicals), immunizations and vaccinations, general exams (including gynecologic exams), and checkups.

The company spokesman went on to stress that local employers rely upon its quality-assured occupational health service offerings, which include: pre-employment and annual health physicals and exams, workmans compensation evaluations, urine drug screen testing, breath alcohol testing, vision testing, asthma/nebulizer treatments, immunizations, and vaccinations, including flu.

For more information, please visit and

About CareMed Urgent & Primary Care

CareMed Urgent & Primary Care is a state-of-the-art urgent and primary care medical facility providing timely and cost-effective walk-in medical services to the people of Fairfax, VA and the Greater Washington D.C. area.

Each of our providers has a background in family medicine and is trained to provide acute, ambulatory medical care for urgent non-life threatening illnesses and injuries, as well as family (pediatric and adult) primary care services and occupational health services.

CareMed Urgent & Primary Care currently works with most major insurance carriers or offers self-pay options.

Contact Details:

Dr. Vipul Mangal

11213 Lee Highway

Fairfax, VA

Phone: 703-832-8023

Fax: 703-776-9499

Source: CareMed Urgent Care, LLC


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MedPost Urgent Care to Open Three Clinics in San Antonio, TX

San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) December 05, 2014

MedPost Urgent Care will open three urgent care clinics in December in the North San Antonio area, on Huebner Road, on Thousand Oaks Drive, and on Stone Oak Parkway. MedPost currently operates seven walk-in clinics in Texas, in Dallas and El Paso, with plans to expand in the state.

In addition to providing comprehensive urgent care services to patients of all ages, MedPost offers flu shots for $ 15 and sports physicals for $ 25, with no appointment required. From acute illnesses to injuries to seasonal allergies, MedPost strives to give patients quick care that is convenient and affordable. Each urgent care center accepts most major insurance plans, as well as cash and credit cards.

The MedPost locations in San Antonio will be open seven days a week, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends. Walk-in patients are welcome, and MedPost offers online check in on for those wanting to save their spot in line.

“Our goal is to be the gold standard for urgent care in the markets we serve, providing the right type of care at the right time, in a convenient and compassionate way,” said Alan Cason, Chief Executive Officer of MedPost. “Continuity of care is also important. We make timely referrals for patients to obtain follow-up and specialty care when needed.”

Each San Antonio MedPost Urgent Care clinic is staffed with specialists in primary care, internal medicine and emergency medicine, as well as other health professionals. As an alternative to the emergency room, MedPost offers short wait times for patients with non-life threatening medical issues. Most visits to MedPost last less than an hour, and out-of-pocket costs are generally significantly lower than a visit to the ER.

MedPost is focused on serving San Antonio and the surrounding communities with dependable and convenient urgent care in a friendly atmosphere. Patients can also follow MedPost on social media, on Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter, to get health and wellness tips and more.

About MedPost Urgent Care

MedPost Urgent Care is a part of Tenet Healthcare Corporation, a leading healthcare services company that operates 82 hospitals and over 200 outpatient centers across the country. MedPost has urgent care clinics in eight states across the U.S., in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas, and is committed to national growth. MedPost provides accessible, affordable and efficient walk-in care to the communities it serves.

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